A light earthquake with magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) was reported 190 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska (118 miles) on Monday. All ids that are associated to the event: us6000cd4r. Unique identifier: us6000cd4r. Exact time and date of earthquake 26/10/20 / 2020-10-26 01:28:03 / October 26, 2020 @ 1:28 am UTC/GMT. The 4.2-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 01:28:03 / 1:28 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, -159.7483° West, 53.6862° North, depth 10 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface.
In the past 24 hours, there have been eight, in the last 10 days one hundred and seventy-four, in the past 30 days one hundred and seventy-six and in the last 365 days two hundred and twenty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 190 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska.
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