A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) was reported 128 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska (80 miles) on Wednesday. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 14.2 km (9 miles). The temblor was picked up at 21:52:28 / 9:52 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude -159.7868° West, latitude 54.2579° North, depth = 14.2 km. All ids that are associated to the event: ak020dvt448o. Unique identifier: ak020dvt448o. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 28/10/20 / 2020-10-28 21:52:28 / October 28, 2020 @ 9:52 pm.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been sixty-five, in the last 10 days six hundred and twenty-six, in the past 30 days six hundred and fourty and in the last 365 days nine hundred and ten 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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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, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 128 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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