A light earthquake with magnitude 4 (ml/mb) was reported 127 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska (79 miles) on Tuesday. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The epicenter was at a depth of 20.55 km (13 miles). Global time and date of event 20/10/20 / 2020-10-20 00:08:03 / October 20, 2020 @ 12:08 am UTC/GMT. The 4-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 00:08:03 / 12:08 am (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: us6000cc56. Unique identifier: us6000cc56. Exact location, longitude -159.6503° West, latitude 54.3006° North, depth = 20.55 km.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been seven hundred and fifty-nine, in the last 10 days seven hundred and sixty, in the past 30 days seven hundred and seventy-nine and in the last 365 days one thousand and sixty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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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, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 127 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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