A minor earthquake magnitude 3.8 (ml/mb) has occurred on Tuesday, 141 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska (88 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 20/10/20 / 2020-10-20 04:42:16 / October 20, 2020 @ 4:42 am. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 18.98 km (12 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of event, depth 18.98 km, -159.5471° West, 54.1874° North. Event id: us6000c9uj. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000c9uj. The temblor was detected at 04:42:16 / 4:42 am (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one hundred and eleven, in the last 10 days one hundred and eleven, in the past 30 days one hundred and twenty-four and in the last 365 days three hundred and sixty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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: 141 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska.
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