A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.8 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, 88 km SE of Sand Point, Alaska (55 miles). The 3.8-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 22:41:22 / 10:41 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 19/10/20 / 2020-10-19 22:41:22 / October 19, 2020 @ 10:41 pm. Id of earthquake: us6000ccgh. Event ids that are associated: ak020dgxt22m, us6000ccgh. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 26.8 km (17 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -159.6462 West, latitude 54.709 North, depth = 26.8 km.
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 two hundred and twenty-seven, in the last 10 days two hundred and twenty-seven, in the past 30 days two hundred and fourty-three and in the last 365 days five hundred and fifty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 88 km SE of Sand Point, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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