A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.5 (ml/mb) was detected on Tuesday, 114 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska (71 miles). Exact location of event, depth 9.1 km, -159.7461° West, 54.4033° North. All ids that are associated to the event: ak020dii5yyj. Unique identifier: ak020dii5yyj. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 9.1 km (6 miles). The 3.5-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 17:07:32 / 5:07 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 20/10/20 / 2020-10-20 17:07:32 / October 20, 2020 @ 5:07 pm.
In the past 24 hours, there have been three hundred and eighty-seven, in the last 10 days three hundred and eighty-seven, in the past 30 days four hundred and five and in the last 365 days six hundred and ninety-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 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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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home 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: 114 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska.
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