A minor earthquake magnitude 3.6 (ml/mb) has struck on Wednesday, 87 km SSW of Sand Point, Alaska (54 miles). Id of earthquake: ak020ac6wt2m. Event ids that are associated: ak020ac6wt2m. Exact location of event, depth 4.9 km, -160.9023° West, 54.582° North. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 12/08/20 / 2020-08-12 05:02:59 / August 12, 2020 @ 5:02 am. The 3.6-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 05:02:59 / 5:02 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 4.9 km (3 miles).
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days twenty-two, in the past 30 days one hundred and thirteen and in the last 365 days one hundred and seventy-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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