A minor earthquake magnitude 3.6 (ml/mb) has occurred on Friday, 129 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska (80 miles). The temblor was detected at 06:42:44 / 6:42 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, -159.5944° West, 54.2935° North, depth 19.49 km. The epicenter was at a depth of 19.49 km (12 miles). Global time and date of event 30/10/20 / 2020-10-30 06:42:44 / October 30, 2020 @ 6:42 am UTC/GMT. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us7000c7vy. Id of event: us7000c7vy.
There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been four, in the last 10 days one hundred and fifty-four, in the past 30 days two hundred and ninety-nine and in the last 365 days five hundred and eighty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 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: 129 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska.
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