A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) was detected on Saturday, 98 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska (61 miles). The epicenter was at a depth of 7.9 km (5 miles). Exact location of event, longitude -159.7495 West, latitude 54.5641 North, depth = 7.9 km. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 21/11/20 / 2020-11-21 22:42:53 / November 21, 2020 @ 10:42 pm. The 3.2-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 22:42:53 / 10:42 pm (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak020ezijsgq. Id of event: ak020ezijsgq.
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been fourty-six, in the last 10 days eighty-eight, in the past 30 days four hundred and twenty-six and in the last 365 days one thousand, two hundred and ninety-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 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. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 98 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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