A minor earthquake magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) has occurred on Thursday, 117 km S of Sand Point, Alaska (73 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak020a2cd5sr. Id of event: ak020a2cd5sr. Exact location of event, longitude -160.5166 West, latitude 54.281 North, depth = 13.6 km. Global time and date of event 06/08/20 / 2020-08-06 09:52:52 / August 6, 2020 @ 9:52 am UTC/GMT. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 13.6 km (8 miles). The temblor was detected at 09:52:52 / 9:52 am (local time epicenter).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been fourty-six, in the last 10 days ninety-one, in the past 30 days one hundred and fourty-six and in the last 365 days two hundred and eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 117 km S of Sand Point, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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