A minor earthquake magnitude 3.7 (ml/mb) strikes 89 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska (55 miles) on Saturday. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 07/11/20 / 2020-11-07 18:06:50 / November 7, 2020 @ 6:06 pm. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. The 3.7-magnitude earthquake was detected at 18:06:50 / 6:06 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -159.7879 West, latitude 54.6494 North, depth = 10 km. All ids that are associated to the event: ak020ecafh4w. Unique identifier: ak020ecafh4w.
There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been fifty-six, in the last 10 days one hundred and sixty-nine, in the past 30 days nine hundred and two and in the last 365 days one thousand, two hundred and thirty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage 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: 89 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska.
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