A minor earthquake magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) has struck on Thursday, 113 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska (70 miles). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 19.73 km (12 miles). Exact location of event, longitude -159.6608 West, latitude 54.4402 North, depth = 19.73 km. All ids that are associated to the event: ak020dlmtdjt, us7000cb5t. Unique identifier: us7000cb5t. The temblor was picked up at 06:28:21 / 6:28 am (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 22/10/20 / 2020-10-22 06:28:21 / October 22, 2020 @ 6:28 am UTC/GMT.
In the past 24 hours, there have been three hundred and eighty-eight, in the last 10 days eight hundred and twenty-two, in the past 30 days eight hundred and fourty-one and in the last 365 days one thousand, one hundred and thirty-nine 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. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year.
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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. 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: 113 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska.
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