A minor earthquake magnitude 3.5 (ml/mb) strikes 120 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska (75 miles) on Tuesday. Id of earthquake: us7000c87p. Event ids that are associated: ak020di9tpkr, us7000c87p. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 20/10/20 / 2020-10-20 03:06:41 / October 20, 2020 @ 3:06 am. Exact location, longitude -159.5731° West, latitude 54.3972° North, depth = 24.82 km. The 3.5-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 03:06:41 / 3:06 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 24.82 km (15 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been six hundred and fifty-seven, in the last 10 days six hundred and fifty-eight, in the past 30 days six hundred and seventy-six and in the last 365 days nine hundred and sixty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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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: 120 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska.
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