A minor earthquake magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) has occurred on Thursday, 120 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska (75 miles). Exact location, longitude -159.7782° West, latitude 54.335° North, depth = 14.2 km. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 22/10/20 / 2020-10-22 21:40:01 / October 22, 2020 @ 9:40 pm. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 14.2 km (9 miles). The temblor was reported at 21:40:01 / 9:40 pm (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: ak020dlvtesm. Ids that are associated to the event: ak020dlvtesm.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one hundred and ninety-six, in the last 10 days five hundred and thirty-eight, in the past 30 days five hundred and fifty-seven and in the last 365 days eight hundred and thirty-five 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. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city 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: 120 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska.
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