A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.5 (ml/mb) was reported 88 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska (55 miles) on Sunday. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 22/11/20 / 2020-11-22 09:35:33 / November 22, 2020 @ 9:35 am. The epicenter was at a depth of 15 km (9 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: ak020f0yaylq. Unique identifier: ak020f0yaylq. Exact location of earthquake, -159.8335° West, 54.6369° North, depth 15 km. The 3.5-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 09:35:33 / 9:35 am (local time epicenter).
There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days nineteen, in the past 30 days two hundred and fifty and in the last 365 days one thousand, one hundred and sixty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 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. 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: 88 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska.
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