A minor earthquake magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) has occurred on Friday, 149 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska (93 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 23/10/20 / 2020-10-23 00:34:39 / October 23, 2020 @ 12:34 am. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 25.89 km (16 miles) below the earth’s surface. Event id: us7000ca47. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak020dn6tg6m, us7000ca47. The temblor was reported at 00:34:39 / 12:34 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude -159.3457 West, latitude 54.1745 North, depth = 25.89 km.
There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been three hundred and five, in the last 10 days eight hundred and three, in the past 30 days eight hundred and seventeen and in the last 365 days one thousand and twenty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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: 149 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska.
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