A light earthquake magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) has struck on Tuesday, 154 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska (96 miles). Id of earthquake: us6000cdrk. Event ids that are associated: us6000cdrk. The epicenter was at a depth of 14.1 km (9 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was detected at 14:06:09 / 2:06 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 27/10/20 / 2020-10-27 14:06:09 / October 27, 2020 @ 2:06 pm. Exact location of event, longitude -159.6442 West, latitude 54.0383 North, depth = 14.1 km.
There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been five, in the last 10 days two hundred, in the past 30 days two hundred and nine and in the last 365 days three hundred and ninety-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home 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: 154 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska.
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