A minor earthquake magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) strikes 138 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska (86 miles) on Sunday. The 3.4-magnitude earthquake was detected at 16:52:37 / 4:52 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, -159.4499° West, 54.2523° North, depth 26.48 km. Exact time and date of earthquake 25/10/20 / 2020-10-25 16:52:37 / October 25, 2020 @ 4:52 pm UTC/GMT. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 26.48 km (16 miles). Event id: us7000c9ui. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak020dqrixld, us7000c9ui.
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. In the past 24 hours, there have been two hundred and thirty-four, in the last 10 days eight hundred and sixty-two, in the past 30 days eight hundred and seventy-five and in the last 365 days one thousand, one hundred and twenty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
Questions or comments?
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: 138 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska.
Copyright © 2020 earthquakenewstoday.com All rights reserved.