A minor earthquake magnitude 3.5 (ml/mb) has struck on Wednesday, 48 km SE of Sand Point, Alaska (30 miles). The temblor was detected at 08:36:58 / 8:36 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 25.62 km, -160.019° West, 54.9998° North. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 22/07/20 / 2020-07-22 08:36:58 / July 22, 2020 @ 8:36 am. Unique identifier: us7000asy9. Ids that are associated to the event: us7000asy9. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 25.62 km (16 miles) below the earth’s surface.
There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been fifty-four, in the last 10 days fifty-five, in the past 30 days fifty-six and in the last 365 days one hundred and one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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: 48 km SE of Sand Point, Alaska.
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