A minor earthquake magnitude 3.7 (ml/mb) has struck on Monday, 103 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska (64 miles). Exact location of event, longitude -159.6967 West, latitude 54.5255 North, depth = 25.02 km. The temblor was picked up at 20:29:56 / 8:29 pm (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: us7000cfu3. Unique identifier: us7000cfu3. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 25.02 km (16 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 16/11/20 / 2020-11-16 20:29:56 / November 16, 2020 @ 8:29 pm.
There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days nineteen, in the past 30 days seven hundred and twenty-four and in the last 365 days one thousand and fifty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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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. 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: 103 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska.
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