A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.9 (ml/mb) was reported 91 km SSW of Sand Point, Alaska (57 miles) on Sunday. Exact location of event, longitude -160.9731 West, latitude 54.5632 North, depth = 10 km. Exact time and date of earthquake 27/09/20 / 2020-09-27 04:08:19 / September 27, 2020 @ 4:08 am UTC/GMT. All ids that are associated to the event: ak020cg92jnk, us6000c1th. Unique identifier: us6000c1th. The temblor was reported at 04:08:19 / 4:08 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles).
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days six, in the past 30 days eighteen and in the last 365 days two hundred and thirty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year.
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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. 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: 91 km SSW of Sand Point, Alaska.
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