A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) was detected on Sunday, 87 km SSW of Sand Point, Alaska (54 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 27/09/20 / 2020-09-27 04:08:21 / September 27, 2020 @ 4:08 am. The 3.4-magnitude earthquake was detected at 04:08:21 / 4:08 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 26.1 km, -161.0796° West, 54.6266° North. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 26.1 km (16 miles) below the earth’s surface. Id of earthquake: ak020cg92jnk. Event ids that are associated: ak020cg92jnk.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days fourteen and in the last 365 days two hundred and twenty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year.
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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: 87 km SSW of Sand Point, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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