A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, 105 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska (65 miles). Exact location, longitude -159.8711° West, latitude 54.4641° North, depth = 4.42 km. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 26/10/20 / 2020-10-26 14:31:00 / October 26, 2020 @ 2:31 pm. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak020dsdqtwn, us7000cakz. Id of event: us7000cakz. The 3.2-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 14:31:00 / 2:31 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 4.42 km (3 miles).
In the past 24 hours, there have been two hundred and eight, in the last 10 days eight hundred and sixty-five, in the past 30 days eight hundred and eighty-three and in the last 365 days one thousand, one hundred and seventy-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. 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. 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: 105 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska.
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