A minor earthquake magnitude 3.9 (ml/mb) has occurred on Tuesday, 138 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska (86 miles). The epicenter was at a depth of 20.48 km (13 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 20/10/20 / 2020-10-20 22:46:03 / October 20, 2020 @ 10:46 pm. Exact location of event, depth 20.48 km, -159.5983° West, 54.203° North. The temblor was detected at 22:46:03 / 10:46 pm (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: us6000caeh. Event ids that are associated: us6000caeh.
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been fifty-six, in the last 10 days eighty-one, in the past 30 days ninety-four and in the last 365 days three hundred and fourty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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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, 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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