A light earthquake with magnitude 4.7 (ml/mb) was reported 115 km SE of Sand Point, Alaska (71 miles) on Saturday. The temblor was picked up at 05:36:09 / 5:36 am (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: us7000c8jt. Ids that are associated to the event: us7000c8jt. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 40.39 km (25 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 31/10/20 / 2020-10-31 05:36:09 / October 31, 2020 @ 5:36 am. Exact location of event, longitude -159.3357 West, latitude 54.5411 North, depth = 40.39 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been six, in the last 10 days one hundred and twenty, in the past 30 days four hundred and six and in the last 365 days seven hundred and one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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