A minor earthquake magnitude 3.5 (ml/mb) strikes 95 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska (59 miles) on Monday. The 3.5-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 22:36:44 / 10:36 pm (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 19/10/20 / 2020-10-19 22:36:44 / October 19, 2020 @ 10:36 pm. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 7.1 km (4 miles) below the earth’s surface. All ids that are associated to the event: ak020dgxs1de. Unique identifier: ak020dgxs1de. Exact location, longitude -159.8365° West, latitude 54.566° North, depth = 7.1 km.
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 seventy-eight and in the last 365 days four hundred and eighty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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. 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: 95 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska.
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