A light earthquake magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) has struck on Thursday, 97 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska (60 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -159.8859 West, latitude 54.5313 North, depth = 17.55 km. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 17.55 km (11 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us7000cpu3. Id of event: us7000cpu3. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The 4.1-magnitude earthquake was detected at 17:42:39 / 5:42 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 10/12/20 / 2020-12-10 17:42:39 / December 10, 2020 @ 5:42 pm.
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 three, in the last 10 days fifteen, in the past 30 days eighty-two and in the last 365 days one thousand, two hundred and seventy-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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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: 97 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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