A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) was reported 137 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska (85 miles) on Tuesday. Exact location of earthquake, -159.67° West, 54.2005° North, depth 19.18 km. Id of earthquake: us7000c88j. Event ids that are associated: ak020diak0z0, us7000c88j. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 20/10/20 / 2020-10-20 04:29:20 / October 20, 2020 @ 4:29 am. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 19.18 km (12 miles). The temblor was picked up at 04:29:20 / 4:29 am (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been six hundred and seventy-one, in the last 10 days six hundred and seventy-two, in the past 30 days six hundred and eighty-nine and in the last 365 days nine hundred and fourty-four 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. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 137 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska.
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