A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) was reported 90 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska (56 miles) on Monday. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 26/10/20 / 2020-10-26 03:34:41 / October 26, 2020 @ 3:34 am. The temblor was reported at 03:34:41 / 3:34 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 22.23 km (14 miles). Unique identifier: us7000cakg. Ids that are associated to the event: ak020ds77sjn, us7000cakg. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -159.7383 West, latitude 54.6528 North, depth = 22.23 km.
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been sixty-five, in the last 10 days four hundred and ninety-one, in the past 30 days five hundred and eight and in the last 365 days eight hundred and twenty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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: 90 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska.
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