A minor earthquake magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Thursday, 84 km SE of Sand Point, Alaska (52 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 29/10/20 / 2020-10-29 22:18:57 / October 29, 2020 @ 10:18 pm. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 26.78 km (17 miles). Exact location, longitude -159.7143° West, latitude 54.7253° North, depth = 26.78 km. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak020dxh1o7v, us7000cd2q. Id of event: us7000cd2q. The temblor was detected at 22:18:57 / 10:18 pm (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one hundred and thirteen, in the last 10 days seven hundred and sixty-two, in the past 30 days eight hundred and twenty-nine and in the last 365 days one thousand, one hundred and fourty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 84 km SE of Sand Point, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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