A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) was detected on Wednesday, 166 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska (103 miles). Exact location of earthquake, -159.5896° West, 53.937° North, depth 10 km. The 3.2-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 22:35:27 / 10:35 pm (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: us7000c705. Ids that are associated to the event: ak020dk8uv9j, us7000c705. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 21/10/20 / 2020-10-21 22:35:27 / October 21, 2020 @ 10:35 pm. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles).
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 seventeen, in the last 10 days two hundred and seventy-six, in the past 30 days two hundred and eighty-eight and in the last 365 days four hundred and ten earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year.
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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: 166 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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