A light earthquake magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) has struck on Tuesday, 108 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska (67 miles). Exact location, longitude -159.6945° West, latitude 54.4796° North, depth = 18.39 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was picked up at 01:39:43 / 1:39 am (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak020di8tx44, us6000cc4w. Id of event: us6000cc4w. The epicenter was at a depth of 18.39 km (11 miles). Global time and date of event 20/10/20 / 2020-10-20 01:39:43 / October 20, 2020 @ 1:39 am UTC/GMT.
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 five hundred and seventy-eight, in the last 10 days five hundred and seventy-nine, in the past 30 days five hundred and ninety-nine and in the last 365 days nine hundred and four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, that has occurred near: 108 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska.
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