A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.9 (ml/mb) was detected on Sunday, 84 km SSW of Sand Point, Alaska (52 miles). The 3.9-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 03:30:21 / 3:30 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -161.0366 West, latitude 54.6476 North, depth = 33.18 km. All ids that are associated to the event: us6000bbau. Unique identifier: us6000bbau. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 09/08/20 / 2020-08-09 03:30:21 / August 9, 2020 @ 3:30 am. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 33.18 km (21 miles).
There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been five, in the last 10 days twenty-five, in the past 30 days one hundred and two and in the last 365 days one hundred and sixty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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