A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) was detected on Wednesday, 101 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska (63 miles). Event id: ak020dk01hfc. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak020dk01hfc. The epicenter was at a depth of 6.4 km (4 miles). Global time and date of event 21/10/20 / 2020-10-21 07:56:29 / October 21, 2020 @ 7:56 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, -159.7786° West, 54.5274° North, depth 6.4 km. The temblor was detected at 07:56:29 / 7:56 am (local time epicenter).
Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one hundred and thirty-seven, in the last 10 days two hundred and seventy-five, in the past 30 days two hundred and ninety-one and in the last 365 days five hundred and ninety-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 101 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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