A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) was detected on Tuesday, 128 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska (80 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak020di8aey6. Id of event: ak020di8aey6. Exact location, longitude -159.4789° West, latitude 54.3477° North, depth = 18.6 km. The temblor was reported at 00:48:43 / 12:48 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 20/10/20 / 2020-10-20 00:48:43 / October 20, 2020 @ 12:48 am UTC/GMT. The epicenter was at a depth of 18.6 km (12 miles).
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. 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 eighty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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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: 128 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska.
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