A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) has struck on Friday, 115 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska (71 miles). The 4.3-magnitude earthquake was detected at 13:11:52 / 1:11 pm (local time epicenter). Event id: us7000c7yn. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us7000c7yn. Global time and date of event 30/10/20 / 2020-10-30 13:11:52 / October 30, 2020 @ 1:11 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location, longitude -159.7133° West, latitude 54.4048° North, depth = 19.88 km. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 19.88 km (12 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
In the past 24 hours, there have been four, in the last 10 days one hundred and fourty, in the past 30 days three hundred and in the last 365 days six hundred earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year.
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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. 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: 115 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska.
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