A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) was reported 53 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska (33 miles) on Saturday. Exact location of event, longitude -160.2882 West, latitude 54.8691 North, depth = 27.33 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 27.33 km (17 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000b800. Id of event: us6000b800. The temblor was picked up at 14:53:24 / 2:53 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 01/08/20 / 2020-08-01 14:53:24 / August 1, 2020 @ 2:53 pm.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been six, in the last 10 days seventy-eight, in the past 30 days one hundred and nine and in the last 365 days one hundred and sixty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world.
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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. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 53 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska.
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