A light earthquake magnitude 4 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, 104 km SE of Sand Point, Alaska (65 miles). Id of earthquake: us7000c7bk. Event ids that are associated: us7000c7bk. 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 27.66 km (17 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 28/10/20 / 2020-10-28 23:24:50 / October 28, 2020 @ 11:24 pm. The temblor was reported at 23:24:50 / 11:24 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, -159.5498° West, 54.5702° North, depth 27.66 km.
There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been four, in the last 10 days two hundred and seventy-eight, in the past 30 days two hundred and eighty-seven and in the last 365 days six hundred and two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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. 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: 104 km SE of Sand Point, Alaska.
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