A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) was detected on Friday, 102 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska (63 miles). Exact location of event, depth 21.33 km, -159.9494° West, 54.4705° North. Global time and date of event 23/10/20 / 2020-10-23 06:08:36 / October 23, 2020 @ 6:08 am UTC/GMT. Event id: us7000ca3r. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak020dna8h6u, us7000ca3r. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 21.33 km (13 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was detected at 06:08:36 / 6:08 am (local time epicenter).
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 one hundred and fifty, in the last 10 days four hundred and ninety-nine, in the past 30 days five hundred and eighteen and in the last 365 days eight hundred and one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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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. 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: 102 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska.
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