A light earthquake with magnitude 4 (ml/mb) was reported 105 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska (65 miles) on Saturday. The temblor was picked up at 09:10:49 / 9:10 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 35 km, -159.6409° West, 54.5305° North. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 31/10/20 / 2020-10-31 09:10:49 / October 31, 2020 @ 9:10 am. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 35 km (22 miles) below the earth’s surface. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Event id: us7000c8sj. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak020e0kc05t, us7000c8sj.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one hundred and seventeen, in the last 10 days four hundred and fourty-five, in the past 30 days eight hundred and ninety-nine and in the last 365 days one thousand, two hundred and fourteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 105 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska.
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