A minor earthquake magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) has struck on Saturday, 241 km S of Sand Point, Alaska (150 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: ak020dox9byu, us7000c8j9. Unique identifier: us7000c8j9. Exact location, longitude -159.8679° West, latitude 53.2017° North, depth = 35 km. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 35 km (22 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 24/10/20 / 2020-10-24 05:22:12 / October 24, 2020 @ 5:22 am UTC/GMT. The temblor was picked up at 05:22:12 / 5:22 am (local time epicenter).
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been twenty-eight, in the last 10 days sixty-five, in the past 30 days sixty-seven and in the last 365 days ninety-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. 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: 241 km S of Sand Point, Alaska.
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