A minor earthquake magnitude 3.6 (ml/mb) strikes 75 km SE of Sand Point, Alaska (47 miles) on Sunday. The temblor was picked up at 08:25:08 / 8:25 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, -159.8032° West, 54.7845° North, depth 21.88 km. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 21.88 km (14 miles) below the earth’s surface. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak020cgbjw8x, us6000c40d. Id of event: us6000c40d. Global time and date of event 27/09/20 / 2020-09-27 08:25:08 / September 27, 2020 @ 8:25 am UTC/GMT.
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one hundred and seventy-eight, in the last 10 days one hundred and eighty-four, in the past 30 days two hundred and three and in the last 365 days four hundred and ninety-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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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: 75 km SE of Sand Point, Alaska.
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