A minor earthquake magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) has occurred on Tuesday, 137 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska (85 miles). The temblor was detected at 05:51:28 / 5:51 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 14.9 km (9 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -159.6294 West, latitude 54.2088 North, depth = 14.9 km. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak020diba6yt. Id of event: ak020diba6yt. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 20/10/20 / 2020-10-20 05:51:28 / October 20, 2020 @ 5:51 am.
In the past 24 hours, there have been three hundred and eighty-six, in the last 10 days three hundred and eighty-six, in the past 30 days four hundred and one and in the last 365 days six hundred and fifty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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. 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: 137 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska.
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