A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.9 (ml/mb) was reported 63 km ESE of Sand Point, Alaska (39 miles) on Monday. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us7000bj4y. Id of event: us7000bj4y. Global time and date of event 07/09/20 / 2020-09-07 02:49:22 / September 7, 2020 @ 2:49 am UTC/GMT. The 3.9-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 02:49:22 / 2:49 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 45.8 km (28 miles). Exact location of event, depth 45.8 km, -159.5451° West, 55.16° North.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days fifty-five and in the last 365 days two hundred and seventy-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home 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: 63 km ESE of Sand Point, Alaska.
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