A minor earthquake magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) has occurred on Tuesday, 106 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska (66 miles). Exact location of event, longitude -159.5999 West, latitude 54.5318 North, depth = 30.03 km. Event id: us7000c86t. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak020di8peo2, us7000c86t. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 30.03 km (19 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was picked up at 01:18:37 / 1:18 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 20/10/20 / 2020-10-20 01:18:37 / October 20, 2020 @ 1:18 am UTC/GMT.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been five hundred and sixty, in the last 10 days five hundred and sixty-one, in the past 30 days five hundred and eighty and in the last 365 days eight hundred and eighty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year.
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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. 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: 106 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska.
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