A minor earthquake magnitude 3.6 (ml/mb) strikes 145 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska (90 miles) on Tuesday. The epicenter was at a depth of 17.54 km (11 miles). The temblor was picked up at 15:29:03 / 3:29 pm (local time epicenter). Event id: us7000c8a3. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak020dih3rhy, us7000c8a3. Exact time and date of earthquake 20/10/20 / 2020-10-20 15:29:03 / October 20, 2020 @ 3:29 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -159.5159 West, latitude 54.1637 North, depth = 17.54 km.
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been seven hundred and sixty-five, in the last 10 days seven hundred and sixty-five, in the past 30 days seven hundred and seventy-nine and in the last 365 days one thousand earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
Questions or comments?
How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 145 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
Copyright © 2020 earthquakenewstoday.com All rights reserved.
Leave a Reply