A minor earthquake magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) has struck on Tuesday, 127 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska (79 miles). Event id: ak020du03yoc. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak020du03yoc. Exact location of earthquake, -159.6463° West, 54.2986° North, depth 10 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. The 3.2-magnitude earthquake was detected at 12:34:05 / 12:34 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 27/10/20 / 2020-10-27 12:34:05 / October 27, 2020 @ 12:34 pm.
There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been fifty-eight, in the last 10 days five hundred and seventy, in the past 30 days five hundred and eighty-five and in the last 365 days eight hundred and seventy-one 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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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 127 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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