A minor earthquake magnitude 3.6 (ml/mb) strikes 53 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska (33 miles) on Wednesday. The temblor was detected at 08:39:16 / 8:39 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 22/07/20 / 2020-07-22 08:39:16 / July 22, 2020 @ 8:39 am. Event id: us7000asya. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us7000asya. The epicenter was at a depth of 22.4 km (14 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -160.2507 West, latitude 54.8815 North, depth = 22.4 km.
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been ninety-three, in the last 10 days ninety-four, in the past 30 days ninety-six and in the last 365 days one hundred and fifty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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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. 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: 53 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska.
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