A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) was reported 129 km S of Unalaska, Alaska (80 miles) on Sunday. Exact time and date of earthquake 18/10/20 / 2020-10-18 21:22:45 / October 18, 2020 @ 9:22 pm UTC/GMT. The temblor was reported at 21:22:45 / 9:22 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 29.66 km (18 miles) below the earth’s surface. Event id: us7000c848. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak020df9k9iw, us7000c848. Exact location of earthquake, -166.7272° West, 52.7153° North, depth 29.66 km.
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been four, in the last 10 days nine, in the past 30 days nineteen and in the last 365 days ninety-six 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: 129 km S of Unalaska, Alaska.
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