A minor earthquake magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) has occurred on Tuesday, 131 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska (81 miles). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 33.8 km (21 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of event, longitude -159.475 West, latitude 54.3097 North, depth = 33.8 km. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 20/10/20 / 2020-10-20 05:07:56 / October 20, 2020 @ 5:07 am. Id of earthquake: ak020dib0tls. Event ids that are associated: ak020dib0tls. The temblor was detected at 05:07:56 / 5:07 am (local time epicenter).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been three hundred and eighty-eight, in the last 10 days three hundred and eighty-eight, in the past 30 days four hundred and two and in the last 365 days six hundred and seventy-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage 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: 131 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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