A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.5 (ml/mb) was detected on Thursday, 62 km ESE of Sand Point, Alaska (39 miles). Exact location of event, longitude -159.582 West, latitude 55.1341 North, depth = 40.49 km. The 3.5-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 18:50:29 / 6:50 pm (local time epicenter). Event id: us6000b2vx. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000b2vx. Exact time and date of earthquake 23/07/20 / 2020-07-23 18:50:29 / July 23, 2020 @ 6:50 pm UTC/GMT. The epicenter was at a depth of 40.49 km (25 miles).
In the past 24 hours, there have been fourty, in the last 10 days eighty-seven, in the past 30 days eighty-nine and in the last 365 days one hundred and twenty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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: 62 km ESE of Sand Point, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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