A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) was reported 113 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska (70 miles) on Saturday. Event id: us7000c8ie. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak020dowpopl, us7000c8ie. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -159.8373 West, latitude 54.3869 North, depth = 10 km. The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Global time and date of event 24/10/20 / 2020-10-24 04:30:46 / October 24, 2020 @ 4:30 am UTC/GMT. The 3.3-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 04:30:46 / 4:30 am (local time epicenter).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been sixty-six, in the last 10 days four hundred and seven, in the past 30 days four hundred and twenty-five and in the last 365 days seven hundred and nine 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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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 113 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska.
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