A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) was reported 115 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska (71 miles) on Tuesday. Global time and date of event 20/10/20 / 2020-10-20 04:31:56 / October 20, 2020 @ 4:31 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, -159.5607° West, 54.4554° North, depth 14.4 km. Id of earthquake: ak020diakmit. Event ids that are associated: ak020diakmit. The temblor was detected at 04:31:56 / 4:31 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 14.4 km (9 miles).
In the past 24 hours, there have been three hundred and eighty-eight, in the last 10 days three hundred and eighty-eight, in the past 30 days four hundred and six and in the last 365 days seven hundred and nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. 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: 115 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska.
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