A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) strikes 199 km S of Sand Point, Alaska (124 miles) on Saturday. Global time and date of event 31/10/20 / 2020-10-31 03:19:35 / October 31, 2020 @ 3:19 am UTC/GMT. The 4.3-magnitude earthquake was detected at 03:19:35 / 3:19 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Exact location, longitude -159.8889° West, latitude 53.5821° North, depth = 10 km. Event id: us7000c8hk. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak020e0gtauy, us7000c8hk. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been five, in the last 10 days one hundred and two, in the past 30 days three hundred and thirty-three and in the last 365 days three hundred and eighty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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