A minor earthquake magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) has occurred on Tuesday, 121 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska (75 miles). Exact location of event, depth 19.62 km, -159.5207° West, 54.3992° North. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak020diakmit, us7000c85h. Id of event: us7000c85h. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 19.62 km (12 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was picked up at 04:31:55 / 4:31 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 20/10/20 / 2020-10-20 04:31:55 / October 20, 2020 @ 4:31 am UTC/GMT.
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been six hundred and seven, in the last 10 days six hundred and eight, in the past 30 days six hundred and twenty-six and in the last 365 days nine hundred and twenty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 121 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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