A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) was reported 55 km S of Sand Point, Alaska (34 miles) on Monday. Exact time and date of earthquake 27/07/20 / 2020-07-27 20:51:47 / July 27, 2020 @ 8:51 pm UTC/GMT. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 24.63 km (15 miles). Exact location of event, longitude -160.3354 West, latitude 54.8442 North, depth = 24.63 km. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak0209lzj8fm, us6000b50x. Id of event: us6000b50x. The temblor was detected at 20:51:47 / 8:51 pm (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been fourty-four, in the last 10 days one hundred and twenty, in the past 30 days one hundred and twenty-three and in the last 365 days one hundred and seventy-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year.
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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. 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: 55 km S of Sand Point, Alaska.
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