A minor earthquake magnitude 3.7 (ml/mb) strikes 110 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska (68 miles) on Tuesday. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -159.6856 West, latitude 54.4602 North, depth = 5.59 km. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 5.59 km (3 miles). Unique identifier: us6000cc4y. Ids that are associated to the event: ak020di970hz, us6000cc4y. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 20/10/20 / 2020-10-20 02:00:51 / October 20, 2020 @ 2:00 am. The temblor was reported at 02:00:51 / 2:00 am (local time epicenter).
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 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 five hundred and eighty-four, in the last 10 days five hundred and eighty-five, in the past 30 days six hundred and four and in the last 365 days nine hundred and five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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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. 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: 110 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska.
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