A minor earthquake magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) strikes 111 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska (69 miles) on Tuesday. Exact location of earthquake, -159.5786° West, 54.4824° North, depth 22.9 km. The 3.4-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 13:50:51 / 1:50 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 22.9 km (14 miles) below the earth’s surface. Event id: ak020dig1hkj. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak020dig1hkj. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 20/10/20 / 2020-10-20 13:50:51 / October 20, 2020 @ 1:50 pm.
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. 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 seven and in the last 365 days seven hundred and eleven 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.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, that has occurred near: 111 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska.
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