A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.8 (ml/mb) was reported 110 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska (68 miles) on Tuesday. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 29/12/20 / 2020-12-29 22:29:20 / December 29, 2020 @ 10:29 pm. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 22.94 km (14 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was detected at 22:29:20 / 10:29 pm (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: us6000d46g. Event ids that are associated: ak020gqcw487, us6000d46g. Exact location of event, depth 22.94 km, -159.6908° West, 54.461° North.
In the past 24 hours, there have been six, in the last 10 days sixteen, in the past 30 days eighty-three and in the last 365 days one thousand, three hundred and seventy-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world.
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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, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 110 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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