A light earthquake with magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) was reported 152 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska (94 miles) on Monday. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 15.59 km (10 miles). Event id: us6000cdam. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000cdam. Exact location of event, depth 15.59 km, -159.6313° West, 54.0582° North. The temblor was picked up at 14:13:01 / 2:13 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 26/10/20 / 2020-10-26 14:13:01 / October 26, 2020 @ 2:13 pm.
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been nine, in the last 10 days one hundred and eighty-seven, in the past 30 days two hundred and in the last 365 days three hundred and ninety-two 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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