A light earthquake magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) strikes 115 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska (71 miles) on Monday. Unique identifier: us7000ccjh. Ids that are associated to the event: ak020effu26n, us7000ccjh. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 23.18 km (14 miles). The 4.1-magnitude earthquake was detected at 08:54:18 / 8:54 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Global time and date of event 09/11/20 / 2020-11-09 08:54:18 / November 9, 2020 @ 8:54 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of event, longitude -159.7378 West, latitude 54.3928 North, depth = 23.18 km.
There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes 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 four, in the last 10 days thirty-three, in the past 30 days five hundred and eighty-nine and in the last 365 days eight hundred and ninety-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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