A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) was reported 130 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska (81 miles) on Thursday. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 33.1 km (21 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of event, longitude -159.654 West, latitude 54.2697 North, depth = 33.1 km. The temblor was picked up at 18:06:04 / 6:06 pm (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 22/10/20 / 2020-10-22 18:06:04 / October 22, 2020 @ 6:06 pm. Id of earthquake: ak020dltttrg. Event ids that are associated: ak020dltttrg.
There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been six, in the last 10 days one hundred and eighteen, in the past 30 days one hundred and thirty-two and in the last 365 days four hundred and six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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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: 130 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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