A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.8 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, 99 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska (62 miles). Exact location of event, depth 22.19 km, -159.697° West, 54.568° North. Unique identifier: us6000ccg2. Ids that are associated to the event: ak020dgyhra0, us6000ccg2. The temblor was detected at 23:56:45 / 11:56 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 22.19 km (14 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 19/10/20 / 2020-10-19 23:56:45 / October 19, 2020 @ 11:56 pm UTC/GMT.
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. 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 eighty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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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: 99 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska.
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