A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.5 (ml/mb) was reported 98 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska (61 miles) on Tuesday. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 27.16 km (17 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of event, depth 27.16 km, -159.7544° West, 54.5648° North. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 20/10/20 / 2020-10-20 00:09:49 / October 20, 2020 @ 12:09 am. All ids that are associated to the event: ak020di82me7, us6000cc6b. Unique identifier: us6000cc6b. The temblor was detected at 00:09:49 / 12:09 am (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been seven hundred and fifty-eight, in the last 10 days seven hundred and fifty-nine, in the past 30 days seven hundred and seventy-seven and in the last 365 days one thousand and ninety-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 98 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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