A minor earthquake magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) has struck on Tuesday, 120 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska (75 miles). Exact location of earthquake, -159.6451° West, 54.3748° North, depth 17.02 km. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 17.02 km (11 miles) below the earth’s surface. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak020di83wh9, us6000cc6c. Id of event: us6000cc6c. The temblor was picked up at 00:18:03 / 12:18 am (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 20/10/20 / 2020-10-20 00:18:03 / October 20, 2020 @ 12:18 am UTC/GMT.
In the past 24 hours, there have been seven hundred and fifty-nine, in the last 10 days seven hundred and sixty, in the past 30 days seven hundred and seventy-nine and in the last 365 days one thousand and seventy earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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: 120 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska.
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