A light earthquake with magnitude 4 (ml/mb) was reported 136 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska (85 miles) on Tuesday. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak020di8nh9h, us6000cc4r. Id of event: us6000cc4r. Exact time and date of earthquake 20/10/20 / 2020-10-20 01:09:37 / October 20, 2020 @ 1:09 am UTC/GMT. Exact location, longitude -159.5607° West, latitude 54.2395° North, depth = 24.61 km. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 24.61 km (15 miles) below the earth’s surface. The 4-magnitude earthquake was detected at 01:09:37 / 1:09 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
In the past 24 hours, there have been five hundred and fifty-three, in the last 10 days five hundred and fifty-three, in the past 30 days five hundred and sixty-nine and in the last 365 days eight hundred and twenty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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