A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) was detected on Wednesday, 151 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska (94 miles). Global time and date of event 21/10/20 / 2020-10-21 18:47:58 / October 21, 2020 @ 6:47 pm UTC/GMT. The temblor was detected at 18:47:58 / 6:47 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude -159.4682° West, latitude 54.1132° North, depth = 10 km. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Event id: us7000c72l. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak020dk6jh8i, us7000c72l.
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-four, in the last 10 days two hundred and ninety-three, in the past 30 days three hundred and seven and in the last 365 days four hundred and ninety-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. 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: 151 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska.
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