A minor earthquake magnitude 3.7 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, 106 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska (66 miles). Id of earthquake: us6000cat4. Event ids that are associated: ak020djxkkcw, us6000cat4. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 21/10/20 / 2020-10-21 03:41:44 / October 21, 2020 @ 3:41 am. The 3.7-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 03:41:44 / 3:41 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude -160.0924 West, latitude 54.4071 North, depth = 7 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 7 km (4 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been sixty-four, in the last 10 days one hundred and thirteen, in the past 30 days one hundred and twenty-nine and in the last 365 days three hundred and ninety-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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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. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 106 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska.
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