A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.8 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, 131 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska (81 miles). Unique identifier: us7000calh. Ids that are associated to the event: ak020ds79aag, us7000calh. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 20.37 km (13 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of event, depth 20.37 km, -159.777° West, 54.227° North. The 3.8-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 03:41:38 / 3:41 am (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 26/10/20 / 2020-10-26 03:41:38 / October 26, 2020 @ 3:41 am UTC/GMT.
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been sixty-nine, in the last 10 days four hundred and ninety-six, in the past 30 days five hundred and fourteen and in the last 365 days seven hundred and sixty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 131 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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