A minor earthquake magnitude 3.8 (ml/mb) has struck on Tuesday, 126 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska (78 miles). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 32.5 km (20 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak020dicsvle. Id of event: ak020dicsvle. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 20/10/20 / 2020-10-20 08:06:44 / October 20, 2020 @ 8:06 am. The temblor was picked up at 08:06:44 / 8:06 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -159.806 West, latitude 54.2704 North, depth = 32.5 km.
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been seventy-five, in the last 10 days seventy-five, in the past 30 days ninety and in the last 365 days three hundred and fifty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 126 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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