A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) was reported 209 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska (130 miles) on Wednesday. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak020djynpgf, us7000c6z7. Id of event: us7000c6z7. The temblor was reported at 05:24:05 / 5:24 am (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 21/10/20 / 2020-10-21 05:24:05 / October 21, 2020 @ 5:24 am. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -158.9732 West, latitude 53.6799 North, depth = 27.34 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 27.34 km (17 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been three hundred and thirty-six, in the last 10 days five hundred and thirty-seven, in the past 30 days five hundred and fourty-three and in the last 365 days five hundred and sixty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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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: 209 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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