A minor earthquake magnitude 3.7 (ml/mb) strikes 81 km ESE of Sand Point, Alaska (50 miles) on Tuesday. The temblor was reported at 16:24:41 / 4:24 pm (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: us6000ca4b. Ids that are associated to the event: us6000ca4b. The epicenter was at a depth of 6.9 km (4 miles). Global time and date of event 20/10/20 / 2020-10-20 16:24:41 / October 20, 2020 @ 4:24 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of event, depth 6.9 km, -159.3856° West, 54.9713° North.
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been sixty-nine, in the last 10 days seventy, in the past 30 days eighty-five and in the last 365 days three hundred and sixty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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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. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 81 km ESE of Sand Point, Alaska.
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