A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.8 (ml/mb) was reported 121 km S of Sand Point, Alaska (75 miles) on Monday. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 31.23 km (19 miles). Exact location of earthquake, -160.4321° West, 54.2478° North, depth 31.23 km. All ids that are associated to the event: us6000bftt. Unique identifier: us6000bftt. The temblor was detected at 04:33:20 / 4:33 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 17/08/20 / 2020-08-17 04:33:20 / August 17, 2020 @ 4:33 am.
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days twenty-three, in the past 30 days one hundred and twenty-four and in the last 365 days one hundred and eighty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity 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: 121 km S of Sand Point, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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