A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.7 (ml/mb) was detected on Sunday, 84 km SSW of Sand Point, Alaska (52 miles). The 3.7-magnitude earthquake was detected at 20:48:14 / 8:48 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -161.0321 West, latitude 54.6401 North, depth = 26.5 km. The epicenter was at a depth of 26.5 km (16 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 09/08/20 / 2020-08-09 20:48:14 / August 9, 2020 @ 8:48 pm. Id of earthquake: us6000bbku. Event ids that are associated: us6000bbku.
Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been four, in the last 10 days twenty-five, in the past 30 days one hundred and four and in the last 365 days one hundred and sixty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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