A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.6 (ml/mb) was reported 154 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska (96 miles) on Saturday. Global time and date of event 24/10/20 / 2020-10-24 06:48:12 / October 24, 2020 @ 6:48 am UTC/GMT. The 3.6-magnitude earthquake was detected at 06:48:12 / 6:48 am (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: ak020doy0c0b. Unique identifier: ak020doy0c0b. Exact location of event, depth 16.7 km, -159.5603° West, 54.0604° North. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 16.7 km (10 miles) below the earth’s surface.
In the past 24 hours, there have been seven, in the last 10 days one hundred and sixty-six, in the past 30 days one hundred and seventy-nine and in the last 365 days three hundred and fifty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 154 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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