A minor earthquake magnitude 3.5 (ml/mb) has occurred on Thursday, 94 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska (58 miles). The temblor was picked up at 16:47:36 / 4:47 pm (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 22/10/20 / 2020-10-22 16:47:36 / October 22, 2020 @ 4:47 pm UTC/GMT. All ids that are associated to the event: ak020dlsvt9a, us7000cb66. Unique identifier: us7000cb66. Exact location, longitude -159.6994° West, latitude 54.6228° North, depth = 20.47 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 20.47 km (13 miles).
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-eight, in the past 30 days seven hundred and eighty-six and in the last 365 days one thousand and ninety-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. 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: 94 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska.
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