A minor earthquake magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, 141 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska (88 miles). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 1.1 km (1 miles) below the earth’s surface. Global time and date of event 21/10/20 / 2020-10-21 23:26:41 / October 21, 2020 @ 11:26 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of event, depth 1.1 km, -159.5898° West, 54.177° North. The 3.3-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 23:26:41 / 11:26 pm (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: ak020dk9e0gf. Unique identifier: ak020dk9e0gf.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one hundred and eight, in the last 10 days two hundred and seventy-six, in the past 30 days two hundred and ninety-one and in the last 365 days five hundred and twenty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. 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.
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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: 141 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska.
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