A light earthquake with magnitude 4 (ml/mb) was detected on Sunday, 107 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska (66 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, -159.7376° West, 54.4722° North, depth 6.6 km. Global time and date of event 06/12/20 / 2020-12-06 16:13:57 / December 6, 2020 @ 4:13 pm UTC/GMT. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak020fo7v6x4. Id of event: ak020fo7v6x4. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 6.6 km (4 miles). The 4-magnitude earthquake was detected at 16:13:57 / 4:13 pm (local time epicenter).
Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days nine, in the past 30 days seventy-eight and in the last 365 days one thousand, two hundred and fourty-nine 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. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 107 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska.
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