A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.5 (ml/mb) was reported 71 km SSW of Sand Point, Alaska (44 miles) on Friday. The temblor was detected at 21:19:49 / 9:19 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 31.26 km, -161.0966° West, 54.7986° North. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 31.26 km (19 miles). Id of earthquake: us6000c75x. Event ids that are associated: us6000c75x. Exact time and date of earthquake 09/10/20 / 2020-10-09 21:19:49 / October 9, 2020 @ 9:19 pm UTC/GMT.
There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 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 twenty-three and in the last 365 days two hundred and fifty 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: 71 km SSW of Sand Point, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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