A minor earthquake magnitude 3.9 (ml/mb) strikes 44 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska (27 miles) on Sunday. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000bfe6. Id of event: us6000bfe6. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 42.24 km (26 miles). The 3.9-magnitude earthquake was detected at 00:57:44 / 12:57 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 16/08/20 / 2020-08-16 00:57:44 / August 16, 2020 @ 12:57 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of event, depth 42.24 km, -160.326° West, 54.952° North.
There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days twenty-three, in the past 30 days one hundred and fifty-six and in the last 365 days two hundred and thirteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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