A minor earthquake magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) strikes 104 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska (65 miles) on Tuesday. Exact location of event, longitude -159.6444 West, latitude 54.5364 North, depth = 27.34 km. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 27.34 km (17 miles). The temblor was detected at 18:55:55 / 6:55 pm (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 29/12/20 / 2020-12-29 18:55:55 / December 29, 2020 @ 6:55 pm. Id of earthquake: us6000d457. Event ids that are associated: ak020gqao15d, us6000d457.
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been sixty-one, in the last 10 days seventy-eight, in the past 30 days one hundred and fourty-nine and in the last 365 days one thousand, four hundred and fourty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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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: 104 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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