A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) has struck on Friday, 63 km S of Sand Point, Alaska (39 miles). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 25.64 km (16 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location, longitude -160.3647° West, latitude 54.7756° North, depth = 25.64 km. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 24/07/20 / 2020-07-24 23:02:20 / July 24, 2020 @ 11:02 pm. Id of earthquake: us6000b90v. Event ids that are associated: ak0209h2expa, us6000b90v. The 3-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 23:02:20 / 11:02 pm (local time epicenter).
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. In the past 24 hours, there have been seventy-three, in the last 10 days one hundred and twenty-nine, in the past 30 days one hundred and thirty-one and in the last 365 days one hundred and eighty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 63 km S of Sand Point, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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