A light earthquake magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) has occurred on Monday, 103 km SE of Sand Point, Alaska (64 miles). The 4.6-magnitude earthquake was detected at 21:17:21 / 9:17 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude -159.5441° West, latitude 54.5855° North, depth = 38.19 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Global time and date of event 19/10/20 / 2020-10-19 21:17:21 / October 19, 2020 @ 9:17 pm UTC/GMT. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 38.19 km (24 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000cc2w. Id of event: us6000cc2w.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one hundred and ninety-seven, in the last 10 days one hundred and ninety-eight, in the past 30 days two hundred and thirteen and in the last 365 days five hundred and twenty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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