A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.6 (ml/mb) was detected on Tuesday, 101 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska (63 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 20/10/20 / 2020-10-20 02:51:23 / October 20, 2020 @ 2:51 am. The epicenter was at a depth of 19.92 km (12 miles). Exact location of event, depth 19.92 km, -159.6831° West, 54.554° North. The temblor was reported at 02:51:23 / 2:51 am (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: ak020di9hvpt, us7000c858. Unique identifier: us7000c858.
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been six hundred and seventy-three, in the last 10 days six hundred and seventy-four, in the past 30 days six hundred and ninety-three and in the last 365 days one thousand and three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity 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: 101 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska.
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