A minor earthquake magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) has struck on Friday, 65 km ESE of Sand Point, Alaska (40 miles). Exact location, longitude -159.5513° West, latitude 55.1132° North, depth = 50.55 km. Event id: us6000bew1. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000bew1. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 50.55 km (31 miles) below the earth’s surface. The 3.3-magnitude earthquake was detected at 18:02:11 / 6:02 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 14/08/20 / 2020-08-14 18:02:11 / August 14, 2020 @ 6:02 pm.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days twenty-five, in the past 30 days one hundred and ninety-five and in the last 365 days two hundred and thirty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world.
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