A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) was reported 87 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska (54 miles) on Saturday. Exact location, longitude -159.7925° West, latitude 54.6655° North, depth = 21.37 km. The temblor was reported at 06:17:26 / 6:17 am (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: us7000c8ik. Event ids that are associated: ak020doxtq2o, us7000c8ik. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 24/10/20 / 2020-10-24 06:17:26 / October 24, 2020 @ 6:17 am. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 21.37 km (13 miles).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one hundred and sixty-two, in the last 10 days six hundred and twenty-one, in the past 30 days six hundred and thirty-nine and in the last 365 days nine hundred and fifty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 87 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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