A minor earthquake with magnitude 3 (ml/mb) was detected on Thursday, 50 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska (31 miles). Id of earthquake: ak0209qohv6g. Event ids that are associated: ak0209qohv6g. The temblor was detected at 04:31:00 / 4:31 am (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude -160.3288° West, latitude 54.8903° North, depth = 23 km. Global time and date of event 30/07/20 / 2020-07-30 04:31:00 / July 30, 2020 @ 4:31 am UTC/GMT. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 23 km (14 miles).
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been sixty, in the last 10 days one hundred and sixty-one, in the past 30 days one hundred and sixty-four and in the last 365 days two hundred and eighteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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