A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.5 (ml/mb) was reported 139 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska (86 miles) on Thursday. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 22/10/20 / 2020-10-22 16:45:01 / October 22, 2020 @ 4:45 pm. The temblor was detected at 16:45:01 / 4:45 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 29.71 km (18 miles). Exact location of event, depth 29.71 km, -159.574° West, 54.2042° North. Id of earthquake: us7000cb65. Event ids that are associated: ak020dlsvb8e, us7000cb65.
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been three hundred and three, in the last 10 days seven hundred and sixty-nine, in the past 30 days seven hundred and eighty-five and in the last 365 days one thousand and thirty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. 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. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, that has occurred near: 139 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska.
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