A minor earthquake magnitude 3.8 (ml/mb) has struck on Wednesday, 209 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska (130 miles). Unique identifier: us6000c69u. Ids that are associated to the event: us6000c69u. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). The temblor was detected at 02:07:58 / 2:07 am (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude -159.8232° West, latitude 53.4997° North, depth = 10 km. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 07/10/20 / 2020-10-07 02:07:58 / October 7, 2020 @ 2:07 am.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days fourty-three 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. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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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: 209 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska.
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