A minor earthquake magnitude 3.8 (ml/mb) strikes 94 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska (58 miles) on Tuesday. Exact location of event, depth 21.11 km, -159.7503° West, 54.6033° North. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 21.11 km (13 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was picked up at 03:15:58 / 3:15 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 20/10/20 / 2020-10-20 03:15:58 / October 20, 2020 @ 3:15 am UTC/GMT. All ids that are associated to the event: ak020di9vo95, us7000c87s. Unique identifier: us7000c87s.
Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. 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 sixty, in the last 10 days six hundred and sixty-one, in the past 30 days six hundred and seventy-nine and in the last 365 days nine hundred and ninety-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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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: 94 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska.
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