A light earthquake magnitude 4.7 (ml/mb) has occurred on Monday, 94 km SE of Sand Point, Alaska (58 miles). The temblor was picked up at 21:30:43 / 9:30 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -159.6395 West, latitude 54.6472 North, depth = 32.85 km. The epicenter was at a depth of 32.85 km (20 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak020dgx5aza, us6000cc2f. Id of event: us6000cc2f. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 19/10/20 / 2020-10-19 21:30:43 / October 19, 2020 @ 9:30 pm.
In the past 24 hours, there have been two hundred and six, in the last 10 days two hundred and six, in the past 30 days two hundred and twenty-three and in the last 365 days five hundred and thirty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 94 km SE of Sand Point, Alaska.
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