A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.5 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, 139 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska (86 miles). Exact location of earthquake, -159.8266° West, 54.1451° North, depth 21.7 km. The temblor was picked up at 22:00:57 / 10:00 pm (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 19/10/20 / 2020-10-19 22:00:57 / October 19, 2020 @ 10:00 pm. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 21.7 km (13 miles). Unique identifier: ak020dgxkk8v. Ids that are associated to the event: ak020dgxkk8v.
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been fourty-eight, in the last 10 days fourty-eight, in the past 30 days sixty-three and in the last 365 days two hundred and ninety-one 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, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 139 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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