A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) was detected on Wednesday, 64 km S of Sand Point, Alaska (40 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: ak0209dmoum3. Unique identifier: ak0209dmoum3. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 22/07/20 / 2020-07-22 15:21:24 / July 22, 2020 @ 3:21 pm. The temblor was detected at 15:21:24 / 3:21 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 15.4 km (10 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -160.6573 West, latitude 54.7629 North, depth = 15.4 km.
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 fifteen, in the last 10 days sixteen, in the past 30 days nineteen and in the last 365 days seventy-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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