A light earthquake with magnitude 4 (ml/mb) was reported 114 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska (71 miles) on Tuesday. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 20/10/20 / 2020-10-20 00:26:04 / October 20, 2020 @ 12:26 am. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 26.93 km (17 miles) below the earth’s surface. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was reported at 00:26:04 / 12:26 am (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude -159.6259° West, latitude 54.444° North, depth = 26.93 km. Id of earthquake: us6000cc4q. Event ids that are associated: ak020di85ltl, us6000cc4q.
In the past 24 hours, there have been seven hundred and fifty-eight, in the last 10 days seven hundred and fifty-nine, in the past 30 days seven hundred and seventy-nine and in the last 365 days one thousand and eighty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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