A light earthquake with magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) was reported 92 km SE of Sand Point, Alaska (57 miles) on Friday. Exact location of earthquake, -159.6457° West, 54.6695° North, depth 33.22 km. The epicenter was at a depth of 33.22 km (21 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Event id: us6000d6m3. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000d6m3. The temblor was picked up at 01:59:22 / 1:59 am (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 08/01/21 / 2021-01-08 01:59:22 / January 8, 2021 @ 1:59 am.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been four, in the last 10 days twelve, in the past 30 days fifty-six and in the last 365 days one thousand, three hundred and ninety-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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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: 92 km SE of Sand Point, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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