A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) was reported 105 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska (65 miles) on Wednesday. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 21/10/20 / 2020-10-21 03:41:44 / October 21, 2020 @ 3:41 am. The temblor was picked up at 03:41:44 / 3:41 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude -159.8846 West, latitude 54.4609 North, depth = 6.8 km. Event id: ak020djxkkcw. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak020djxkkcw. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 6.8 km (4 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been fifty-one, in the last 10 days ninety-nine, in the past 30 days one hundred and fourteen and in the last 365 days four hundred and four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 105 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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