A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) was reported 85 km SE of Sand Point, Alaska (53 miles) on Monday. All ids that are associated to the event: ak020dgy79d5, us6000ccg1. Unique identifier: us6000ccg1. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -159.7437 West, latitude 54.7035 North, depth = 22.24 km. The temblor was picked up at 23:07:50 / 11:07 pm (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 19/10/20 / 2020-10-19 23:07:50 / October 19, 2020 @ 11:07 pm UTC/GMT. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 22.24 km (14 miles).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been seven hundred and fifty-four, in the last 10 days seven hundred and fifty-five, in the past 30 days seven hundred and seventy-three and in the last 365 days one thousand and eighty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage 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: 85 km SE of Sand Point, Alaska.
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