A minor earthquake magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) has occurred on Monday, 57 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska (35 miles). The temblor was picked up at 16:40:57 / 4:40 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 05/10/20 / 2020-10-05 16:40:57 / October 5, 2020 @ 4:40 pm. Unique identifier: ak020ctopgez. Ids that are associated to the event: ak020ctopgez. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 20 km (12 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -160.2948 West, latitude 54.8308 North, depth = 20 km.
There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been five, in the last 10 days eleven, in the past 30 days thirty and in the last 365 days two hundred and eighty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 57 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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