A minor earthquake magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) strikes 115 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska (71 miles) on Monday. The temblor was picked up at 23:09:38 / 11:09 pm (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 19/10/20 / 2020-10-19 23:09:38 / October 19, 2020 @ 11:09 pm. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 20.1 km (12 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of event, depth 20.1 km, -159.6998° West, 54.4032° North. All ids that are associated to the event: ak020dgy7nzt. Unique identifier: ak020dgy7nzt.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one hundred and sixty-four, in the last 10 days one hundred and sixty-four, in the past 30 days one hundred and eighty and in the last 365 days four hundred and seventy-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. 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.
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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: 115 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska.
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