A minor earthquake magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) has struck on Saturday, 32 km SSW of Sand Point, Alaska (20 miles). Global time and date of event 30/05/20 / 2020-05-30 14:57:59 / May 30, 2020 @ 2:57 pm UTC/GMT. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 69.11 km (43 miles) below the earth’s surface. Event id: us6000a2pl. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000a2pl. Exact location of event, longitude -160.6947 West, latitude 55.0664 North, depth = 69.11 km. The temblor was reported at 14:57:59 / 2:57 pm (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days seven and in the last 365 days sixty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year.
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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: 32 km SSW of Sand Point, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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