A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.8 (ml/mb) was detected on Tuesday, 104 km SE of Sand Point, Alaska (65 miles). The epicenter was at a depth of 19.83 km (12 miles). Global time and date of event 20/10/20 / 2020-10-20 14:01:52 / October 20, 2020 @ 2:01 pm UTC/GMT. The temblor was reported at 14:01:52 / 2:01 pm (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: us7000c8a1. Event ids that are associated: ak020digcfgc, us7000c8a1. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -159.5803 West, latitude 54.5581 North, depth = 19.83 km.
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. In the past 24 hours, there have been seven hundred and sixty-four, in the last 10 days seven hundred and sixty-five, in the past 30 days seven hundred and eighty-three and in the last 365 days one thousand and ninety earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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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 information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 104 km SE of Sand Point, Alaska.
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