A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.5 (ml/mb) was reported 86 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska (53 miles) on Monday. Unique identifier: us6000ccg8. Ids that are associated to the event: ak020dgx2aam, us6000ccg8. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -159.8138 West, latitude 54.6649 North, depth = 22.04 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 22.04 km (14 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact time and date of earthquake 19/10/20 / 2020-10-19 21:16:32 / October 19, 2020 @ 9:16 pm UTC/GMT. The temblor was picked up at 21:16:32 / 9:16 pm (local time epicenter).
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one hundred and ninety-six, in the last 10 days one hundred and ninety-seven, in the past 30 days two hundred and twelve and in the last 365 days five hundred and twenty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 86 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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