A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) strikes 78 km SSW of Sand Point, Alaska (48 miles) on Saturday. Exact location of event, depth 26.1 km, -160.8455° West, 54.663° North. Event id: ak0209iczhyy. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak0209iczhyy. The epicenter was at a depth of 26.1 km (16 miles). The temblor was detected at 01:24:39 / 1:24 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 25/07/20 / 2020-07-25 01:24:39 / July 25, 2020 @ 1:24 am.
There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been seventy-four, in the last 10 days one hundred and fifteen, in the past 30 days one hundred and twenty and in the last 365 days one hundred and seventy-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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: 78 km SSW of Sand Point, Alaska.
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