A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) was detected on Sunday, 90 km SSW of Sand Point, Alaska (56 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 09/08/20 / 2020-08-09 06:39:49 / August 9, 2020 @ 6:39 am. All ids that are associated to the event: us6000bbcm. Unique identifier: us6000bbcm. The temblor was picked up at 06:39:49 / 6:39 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 35 km (22 miles). Exact location, longitude -161.1111° West, latitude 54.6048° North, depth = 35 km.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been six, in the last 10 days twenty-five, in the past 30 days ninety-three and in the last 365 days one hundred and fifty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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