A minor earthquake magnitude 3.8 (ml/mb) has occurred on Monday, 127 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska (79 miles). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 23.44 km (15 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 19/10/20 / 2020-10-19 21:59:59 / October 19, 2020 @ 9:59 pm. The 3.8-magnitude earthquake was detected at 21:59:59 / 9:59 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 23.44 km, -159.8128° West, 54.2653° North. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak020dgxki9y, us6000ccfu. Id of event: us6000ccfu.
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been two hundred and sixteen, in the last 10 days two hundred and sixteen, in the past 30 days two hundred and thirty-three and in the last 365 days four hundred and ninety-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity 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: 127 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska.
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