A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, 115 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska (71 miles). Exact location, longitude -159.6737° West, latitude 54.4186° North, depth = 20.3 km. Event id: ak020ds8u3g0. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak020ds8u3g0. The temblor was reported at 06:06:41 / 6:06 am (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 26/10/20 / 2020-10-26 06:06:41 / October 26, 2020 @ 6:06 am. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 20.3 km (13 miles) below the earth’s surface.
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 sixty-two, in the last 10 days four hundred and eighty-one, in the past 30 days four hundred and ninety-nine and in the last 365 days seven hundred and ninety-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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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: 115 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska.
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