A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) was detected on Wednesday, 66 km ESE of Sand Point, Alaska (41 miles). Exact location of event, longitude -159.5034 West, latitude 55.1433 North, depth = 33.6 km. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 33.6 km (21 miles). Unique identifier: ak0209dm1jfm. Ids that are associated to the event: ak0209dm1jfm. The 3.1-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 14:12:46 / 2:12 pm (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 22/07/20 / 2020-07-22 14:12:46 / July 22, 2020 @ 2:12 pm.
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been thirty-seven, in the last 10 days thirty-seven, in the past 30 days thirty-nine and in the last 365 days seventy-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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