A light earthquake magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) has struck on Monday, 102 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska (63 miles). The temblor was picked up at 23:40:33 / 11:40 pm (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 19/10/20 / 2020-10-19 23:40:33 / October 19, 2020 @ 11:40 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, -159.6397° West, 54.5578° North, depth 22.6 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 22.6 km (14 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Unique identifier: ak020dgyeasm. Ids that are associated to the event: ak020dgyeasm.
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one hundred and sixty-three, in the last 10 days one hundred and sixty-three, in the past 30 days one hundred and seventy-eight and in the last 365 days four hundred and eighty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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