A minor earthquake magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) strikes 99 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska (62 miles) on Tuesday. Unique identifier: us7000c88p. Ids that are associated to the event: ak020dianuxu, us7000c88p. Exact location of event, depth 21.15 km, -159.8262° West, 54.5277° North. The temblor was detected at 04:47:10 / 4:47 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 21.15 km (13 miles) below the earth’s surface. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 20/10/20 / 2020-10-20 04:47:10 / October 20, 2020 @ 4:47 am.
In the past 24 hours, there have been six hundred and sixty-eight, in the last 10 days six hundred and sixty-nine, in the past 30 days six hundred and eighty-seven and in the last 365 days nine hundred and eighty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. 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: 99 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska.
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