A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.5 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, 111 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska (69 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 19/10/20 / 2020-10-19 23:37:41 / October 19, 2020 @ 11:37 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location, longitude -159.6982° West, latitude 54.4483° North, depth = 21.31 km. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak020dgydo91, us6000ccgw. Id of event: us6000ccgw. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 21.31 km (13 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was picked up at 23:37:41 / 11:37 pm (local time epicenter).
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 thirty-nine, in the last 10 days seven hundred and fourty, in the past 30 days seven hundred and fifty-nine and in the last 365 days one thousand and fifty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. 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. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 111 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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