A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) was reported 64 km SE of Sand Point, Alaska (40 miles) on Tuesday. Exact time and date of earthquake 29/09/20 / 2020-09-29 03:30:35 / September 29, 2020 @ 3:30 am UTC/GMT. The temblor was picked up at 03:30:35 / 3:30 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 24.27 km (15 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of event, depth 24.27 km, -159.834° West, 54.8955° North. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak020cjjojul, us6000c7th. Id of event: us6000c7th.
There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been eight, in the last 10 days thirteen, in the past 30 days thirty-seven and in the last 365 days three hundred and thirty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected 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, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 64 km SE of Sand Point, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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