A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) was reported 110 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska (68 miles) on Monday. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 26.9 km (17 miles) below the earth’s surface. Id of earthquake: us6000ccg5. Event ids that are associated: ak020dgygurp, us6000ccg5. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -159.6799 West, latitude 54.4648 North, depth = 26.9 km. The temblor was detected at 23:52:22 / 11:52 pm (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 19/10/20 / 2020-10-19 23:52:22 / October 19, 2020 @ 11:52 pm.
In the past 24 hours, there have been seven hundred and thirty-six, in the last 10 days seven hundred and thirty-seven, in the past 30 days seven hundred and fifty-six and in the last 365 days one thousand and fifty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. 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. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 110 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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