A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) was detected on Saturday, 132 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska (82 miles). The 3.4-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 07:12:16 / 7:12 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -159.7742 West, latitude 54.224 North, depth = 22.29 km. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 24/10/20 / 2020-10-24 07:12:16 / October 24, 2020 @ 7:12 am. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 22.29 km (14 miles) below the earth’s surface. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak020doye2ve, us7000c8im. Id of event: us7000c8im.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one hundred and sixty-seven, in the last 10 days six hundred and twenty-nine, in the past 30 days six hundred and fourty-eight and in the last 365 days nine hundred earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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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: 132 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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