A minor earthquake magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Saturday, 91 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska (57 miles). Id of earthquake: us7000c8iy. Event ids that are associated: ak020dp825qm, us7000c8iy. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 22.85 km (14 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of event, longitude -159.7817 West, latitude 54.6293 North, depth = 22.85 km. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 24/10/20 / 2020-10-24 23:36:26 / October 24, 2020 @ 11:36 pm. The 3.3-magnitude earthquake was detected at 23:36:26 / 11:36 pm (local time epicenter).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one hundred and seven, in the last 10 days five hundred and thirty-five, in the past 30 days five hundred and fifty-two and in the last 365 days eight hundred and seventy earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city 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: 91 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska.
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