A light earthquake magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) has struck on Saturday, 111 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska (69 miles). The temblor was detected at 01:10:10 / 1:10 am (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us7000c8gn. Id of event: us7000c8gn. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 25.53 km (16 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 31/10/20 / 2020-10-31 01:10:10 / October 31, 2020 @ 1:10 am. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, -159.5548° West, 54.495° North, depth 25.53 km.
In the past 24 hours, there have been four, in the last 10 days one hundred and twenty-three, in the past 30 days four hundred and in the last 365 days seven hundred and eleven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Each 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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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. 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: 111 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska.
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