A minor earthquake magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) has occurred on Saturday, 106 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska (66 miles). Exact location of event, longitude -159.5942 West, latitude 54.5342 North, depth = 14 km. The 3.2-magnitude earthquake was detected at 20:36:44 / 8:36 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 14 km (9 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak020dp69wg0. Id of event: ak020dp69wg0. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 24/10/20 / 2020-10-24 20:36:44 / October 24, 2020 @ 8:36 pm.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been ten, in the last 10 days one hundred and seventy-three, in the past 30 days one hundred and eighty-eight and in the last 365 days four hundred and ninety-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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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. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 106 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska.
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