A minor earthquake magnitude 3.8 (ml/mb) has struck on Wednesday, 87 km S of Sand Point, Alaska (54 miles). Exact location of earthquake, -160.7145° West, 54.5645° North, depth 11 km. The 3.8-magnitude earthquake was detected at 06:40:23 / 6:40 am (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 22/07/20 / 2020-07-22 06:40:23 / July 22, 2020 @ 6:40 am UTC/GMT. The epicenter was at a depth of 11 km (7 miles). Unique identifier: ak0209dhg0pj. Ids that are associated to the event: ak0209dhg0pj.
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been four, in the last 10 days six, in the past 30 days eleven and in the last 365 days sixty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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