A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.5 (ml/mb) was detected on Sunday, 138 km SE of Sand Point, Alaska (86 miles). Exact location, longitude -159.026° West, latitude 54.4296° North, depth = 21 km. The temblor was picked up at 22:42:26 / 10:42 pm (local time epicenter). Event id: ak020gbh4sw0. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak020gbh4sw0. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 21 km (13 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 20/12/20 / 2020-12-20 22:42:26 / December 20, 2020 @ 10:42 pm.
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days twelve, in the past 30 days eighty-eight and in the last 365 days one thousand, two hundred and seventy-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 138 km SE of Sand Point, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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