A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) was detected on Friday, 104 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska (65 miles). Exact location of event, depth 35 km, -159.6345° West, 54.5416° North. Unique identifier: us7000cdvg. Ids that are associated to the event: ak020dys6waf, us7000cdvg. The 3.2-magnitude earthquake was detected at 01:37:14 / 1:37 am (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 30/10/20 / 2020-10-30 01:37:14 / October 30, 2020 @ 1:37 am. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 35 km (22 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been fifty-eight, in the last 10 days four hundred and eighty-five, in the past 30 days six hundred and fifty-eight and in the last 365 days nine hundred and seventy-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 104 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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