A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Thursday, 90 km SSW of Sand Point, Alaska (56 miles). Event id: ak0209fcnmff. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak0209fcnmff. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 23/07/20 / 2020-07-23 19:29:14 / July 23, 2020 @ 7:29 pm. Exact location of event, longitude -161.0061 West, latitude 54.5737 North, depth = 25.5 km. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 25.5 km (16 miles) below the earth’s surface. The 3-magnitude earthquake was detected at 19:29:14 / 7:29 pm (local time epicenter).
Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been eight, in the last 10 days nineteen, in the past 30 days twenty-five and in the last 365 days eighty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 90 km SSW of Sand Point, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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