A light earthquake with magnitude 4 (ml/mb) was reported 118 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska (73 miles) on Saturday. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 33.1 km (21 miles). Exact location, longitude -159.5398° West, latitude 54.4288° North, depth = 33.1 km. The temblor was reported at 22:52:34 / 10:52 pm (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: us6000ccsr. Unique identifier: us6000ccsr. Exact time and date of earthquake 24/10/20 / 2020-10-24 22:52:34 / October 24, 2020 @ 10:52 pm UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been eight, in the last 10 days one hundred and seventy-one, in the past 30 days one hundred and eighty-six and in the last 365 days four hundred and eighty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, that has occurred near: 118 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska.
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