A minor earthquake magnitude 3.8 (ml/mb) strikes 95 km SW of Sand Point, Alaska (59 miles) on Thursday. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 22/05/20 / 2020-05-22 02:01:53 / May 22, 2020 @ 2:01 am. Exact location of event, depth 10 km, -161.4129° West, 54.6575° North. All ids that are associated to the event: us70009myq. Unique identifier: us70009myq. The 3.8-magnitude earthquake was detected at 15:01:53 / 3:01 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles).
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 two, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days fifty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year.
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