A minor earthquake magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) has struck on Tuesday, 138 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska (86 miles). Exact location of event, depth 42.2 km, -159.5965° West, 54.2055° North. The temblor was picked up at 05:09:19 / 5:09 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 42.2 km (26 miles) below the earth’s surface. Unique identifier: ak020dib1619. Ids that are associated to the event: ak020dib1619. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 20/10/20 / 2020-10-20 05:09:19 / October 20, 2020 @ 5:09 am.
There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been fifty-six, in the last 10 days fifty-six, in the past 30 days sixty-nine and in the last 365 days three hundred and eighteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking 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: 138 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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