A minor earthquake magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, 65 km S of Sand Point, Alaska (40 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 05/08/20 / 2020-08-05 14:46:37 / August 5, 2020 @ 2:46 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -160.5034 West, latitude 54.751 North, depth = 32.44 km. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000b9pg. Id of event: us6000b9pg. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 32.44 km (20 miles). The temblor was picked up at 14:46:37 / 2:46 pm (local time epicenter).
Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been nineteen, in the last 10 days sixty-six, in the past 30 days one hundred and fourty-one and in the last 365 days one hundred and ninety-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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