A light earthquake magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) has struck on Monday, 125 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska (78 miles). Global time and date of event 19/10/20 / 2020-10-19 21:34:36 / October 19, 2020 @ 9:34 pm UTC/GMT. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak020dgx6r4v. Id of event: ak020dgx6r4v. The epicenter was at a depth of 37.4 km (23 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of event, longitude -159.5959 West, latitude 54.3379 North, depth = 37.4 km. The temblor was picked up at 21:34:36 / 9:34 pm (local time epicenter).
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-seven and in the last 365 days four hundred and sixty-three 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. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year.
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