A light earthquake with magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) was detected on Sunday, 195 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska (121 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, -159.479° West, 53.6791° North, depth 2.76 km. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 2.76 km (2 miles). The temblor was reported at 11:09:59 / 11:09 am (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 22/11/20 / 2020-11-22 11:09:59 / November 22, 2020 @ 11:09 am. Unique identifier: us6000crg0. Ids that are associated to the event: us6000crg0.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days seventeen, in the past 30 days two hundred and fourty and in the last 365 days eight hundred and thirty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking 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: 195 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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