A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Sunday, 99 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska (62 miles). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 35 km (22 miles). The 4.3-magnitude earthquake was detected at 21:14:21 / 9:14 pm (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 15/11/20 / 2020-11-15 21:14:21 / November 15, 2020 @ 9:14 pm. Exact location of event, longitude -159.7617 West, latitude 54.5496 North, depth = 35 km. All ids that are associated to the event: us7000cfdp, ak020epkk7cf. Unique identifier: us7000cfdp. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been four, in the last 10 days seventeen, in the past 30 days seven hundred and fourteen and in the last 365 days one thousand and fourty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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: 99 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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