A minor earthquake magnitude 3.6 (ml/mb) has struck on Thursday, 125 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska (78 miles). The 3.6-magnitude earthquake was detected at 00:12:57 / 12:12 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 20.34 km (13 miles). Exact location of event, depth 20.34 km, -159.7057° West, 54.3029° North. Unique identifier: us7000cb5f. Ids that are associated to the event: ak020dlj5f99, us7000cb5f. Exact time and date of earthquake 22/10/20 / 2020-10-22 00:12:57 / October 22, 2020 @ 12:12 am UTC/GMT.
In the past 24 hours, there have been two hundred and seventy-one, in the last 10 days five hundred and fourty-two, in the past 30 days five hundred and sixty-one and in the last 365 days eight hundred and thirty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 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. 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: 125 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska.
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