A minor earthquake magnitude 3.5 (ml/mb) has struck on Monday, 125 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska (78 miles). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 28.03 km (17 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location, longitude -159.4678° West, latitude 54.3782° North, depth = 28.03 km. The temblor was picked up at 22:47:07 / 10:47 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 19/10/20 / 2020-10-19 22:47:07 / October 19, 2020 @ 10:47 pm. Event id: us6000ccgk. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak020dgxub8w, us6000ccgk.
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been two hundred and thirty-eight, in the last 10 days two hundred and thirty-eight, in the past 30 days two hundred and fifty-three and in the last 365 days five hundred and thirty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 125 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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