A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) was detected on Saturday, 61 km ESE of Sand Point, Alaska (38 miles). The 3.2-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 07:23:50 / 7:23 am (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: us6000b3wu. Event ids that are associated: us6000b3wu. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -159.5754 West, latitude 55.1675 North, depth = 39.65 km. The epicenter was at a depth of 39.65 km (25 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 25/07/20 / 2020-07-25 07:23:50 / July 25, 2020 @ 7:23 am.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been twelve, in the last 10 days ninety-two, in the past 30 days ninety-four and in the last 365 days one hundred and thirty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world.
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