A minor earthquake magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) has occurred on Saturday, 145 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska (90 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -159.5088 West, latitude 54.1613 North, depth = 29.28 km. The temblor was reported at 21:06:52 / 9:06 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 29.28 km (18 miles) below the earth’s surface. Global time and date of event 24/10/20 / 2020-10-24 21:06:52 / October 24, 2020 @ 9:06 pm UTC/GMT. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak020dp6oxbf, us7000c8iv. Id of event: us7000c8iv.
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 sixty-three, in the last 10 days four hundred and ten, in the past 30 days four hundred and twenty-two and in the last 365 days six hundred and fourty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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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 data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, that has occurred near: 145 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska.
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