A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) was reported 118 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska (73 miles) on Friday. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 25.1 km (16 miles) below the earth’s surface. The 3.3-magnitude earthquake was detected at 05:48:22 / 5:48 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, -159.7025° West, 54.3753° North, depth 25.1 km. Id of earthquake: ak020dyun052. Event ids that are associated: ak020dyun052. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 30/10/20 / 2020-10-30 05:48:22 / October 30, 2020 @ 5:48 am.
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been fifty, in the last 10 days three hundred and ninety-three, in the past 30 days six hundred and fourty-seven and in the last 365 days nine hundred and fourty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 118 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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