A light earthquake with magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) was reported south of Alaska (0 miles) on Tuesday. The temblor was reported at 14:29:03 / 2:29 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude -159.4137 West, latitude 54.4441 North, depth = 22.18 km. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 20/10/20 / 2020-10-20 14:29:03 / October 20, 2020 @ 2:29 pm. Id of earthquake: us6000cc6a. Event ids that are associated: us6000cc6a. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The epicenter was at a depth of 22.18 km (14 miles).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one hundred and seventy-nine, in the last 10 days one hundred and seventy-nine, in the past 30 days one hundred and ninety-four and in the last 365 days four hundred and ninety earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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