A minor earthquake magnitude 3.5 (ml/mb) has occurred on Tuesday, 105 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska (65 miles). The temblor was detected at 20:00:25 / 8:00 pm (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak020dijwrgj, us7000c8ag. Id of event: us7000c8ag. Exact location, longitude -159.6201° West, latitude 54.5337° North, depth = 55.51 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 55.51 km (34 miles) below the earth’s surface. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 20/10/20 / 2020-10-20 20:00:25 / October 20, 2020 @ 8:00 pm.
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been six hundred and fourty-seven, in the last 10 days six hundred and fourty-eight, in the past 30 days six hundred and sixty-seven and in the last 365 days nine hundred and seventy-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 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. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 105 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska.
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