A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) was reported 113 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska (70 miles) on Thursday. Exact location, longitude -159.6942° West, latitude 54.4288° North, depth = 20.19 km. Unique identifier: us7000cb6t. Ids that are associated to the event: ak020dlwi441, us7000cb6t. The 3.2-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 22:55:29 / 10:55 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 20.19 km (13 miles) below the earth’s surface. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 22/10/20 / 2020-10-22 22:55:29 / October 22, 2020 @ 10:55 pm.
In the past 24 hours, there have been three hundred and twenty-three, in the last 10 days eight hundred and fourteen, in the past 30 days eight hundred and thirty-three and in the last 365 days one thousand, one hundred and thirty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. 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. 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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