A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.6 (ml/mb) was detected on Thursday, 87 km S of Sand Point, Alaska (54 miles). The 3.6-magnitude earthquake was detected at 13:11:24 / 1:11 pm (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 30/07/20 / 2020-07-30 13:11:24 / July 30, 2020 @ 1:11 pm. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 25.57 km (16 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: us6000b6sc. Unique identifier: us6000b6sc. Exact location of event, longitude -160.7202 West, latitude 54.5646 North, depth = 25.57 km.
There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days seventy-five, in the past 30 days eighty-two and in the last 365 days one hundred and thirty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity 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: 87 km S of Sand Point, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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