A minor earthquake with magnitude 3 (ml/mb) was detected on Friday, 59 km ESE of Sand Point, Alaska (37 miles). Exact location of earthquake, -159.5994° West, 55.1921° North, depth 35 km. All ids that are associated to the event: us6000b35e. Unique identifier: us6000b35e. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 24/07/20 / 2020-07-24 03:21:51 / July 24, 2020 @ 3:21 am. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 35 km (22 miles). The 3-magnitude earthquake was detected at 03:21:51 / 3:21 am (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been fifteen, in the last 10 days seventy-two, in the past 30 days seventy-four and in the last 365 days one hundred and twelve earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year.
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