A light earthquake magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) has struck on Thursday, 122 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska (76 miles). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 28.48 km (18 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 29/10/20 / 2020-10-29 16:32:28 / October 29, 2020 @ 4:32 pm. The temblor was detected at 16:32:28 / 4:32 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, -159.6192° West, 54.3624° North, depth 28.48 km. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us7000c7k6. Id of event: us7000c7k6.
In the past 24 hours, there have been four, in the last 10 days two hundred and eighty-four, in the past 30 days two hundred and ninety-three and in the last 365 days five hundred and ninety-one 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 respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking 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: 122 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska.
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