A light earthquake with magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) was detected on Thursday, 115 km SE of King Cove, Alaska (71 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 22/10/20 / 2020-10-22 20:23:02 / October 22, 2020 @ 8:23 pm. Exact location of event, depth 58.01 km, -161.0948° West, 54.3031° North. All ids that are associated to the event: ak020dlv4bw6, us6000cbtm. Unique identifier: us6000cbtm. The 4.2-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 20:23:02 / 8:23 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 58.01 km (36 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been ninety-three, in the last 10 days four hundred and twelve, in the past 30 days four hundred and twenty-eight and in the last 365 days six hundred and fifty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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