A minor earthquake magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Tuesday, 114 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska (71 miles). Exact location of event, depth 22.02 km, -159.5757° West, 54.4566° North. The epicenter was at a depth of 22.02 km (14 miles). The temblor was detected at 12:07:57 / 12:07 pm (local time epicenter). Event id: us7000c89x. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak020dif6uvg, us7000c89x. Global time and date of event 20/10/20 / 2020-10-20 12:07:57 / October 20, 2020 @ 12:07 pm UTC/GMT.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been seven hundred and three, in the last 10 days seven hundred and four, in the past 30 days seven hundred and twenty-four and in the last 365 days one thousand and twenty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city 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: 114 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska.
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