A light earthquake with magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) was reported 112 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska (70 miles) on Wednesday. Exact location of event, depth 18.99 km, -159.7128° West, 54.4341° North. Exact time and date of earthquake 21/10/20 / 2020-10-21 00:35:06 / October 21, 2020 @ 12:35 am UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The 4.3-magnitude earthquake was detected at 00:35:06 / 12:35 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 18.99 km (12 miles) below the earth’s surface. Unique identifier: us7000c6am. Ids that are associated to the event: ak020djvqwe5, us7000c6am.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been three hundred and eight, in the last 10 days four hundred and twenty-four, in the past 30 days four hundred and fourty-two and in the last 365 days seven hundred and fourty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 112 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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