A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) was reported 134 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska (83 miles) on Saturday. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 19.85 km (12 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 21/11/20 / 2020-11-21 23:48:12 / November 21, 2020 @ 11:48 pm. Exact location of event, longitude -159.8712 West, latitude 54.1833 North, depth = 19.85 km. Unique identifier: us7000cq2c. Ids that are associated to the event: ak020ezj6f1m, us7000cq2c. The 3.3-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 23:48:12 / 11:48 pm (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been seventy, in the last 10 days one hundred and twenty-one, in the past 30 days four hundred and seventy-six and in the last 365 days one thousand, two hundred and eighty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. 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. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, that has occurred near: 134 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska.
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