A minor earthquake magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) has struck on Tuesday, 137 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska (85 miles). Exact location of earthquake, -159.6066° West, 54.2184° North, depth 20.31 km. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 20.31 km (13 miles) below the earth’s surface. Global time and date of event 20/10/20 / 2020-10-20 17:53:53 / October 20, 2020 @ 5:53 pm UTC/GMT. Id of earthquake: us6000ca6q. Event ids that are associated: us6000ca6q. The temblor was reported at 17:53:53 / 5:53 pm (local time epicenter).
There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been seventy, in the last 10 days seventy, in the past 30 days eighty-two and in the last 365 days three hundred and thirty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 137 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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