A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) was detected on Friday, 51 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska (32 miles). Global time and date of event 07/08/20 / 2020-08-07 23:25:14 / August 7, 2020 @ 11:25 pm UTC/GMT. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 9.6 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of event, longitude -160.3353 West, latitude 54.885 North, depth = 9.6 km. Event id: ak020a482pj0. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak020a482pj0. The temblor was reported at 23:25:14 / 11:25 pm (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been thirty-eight, in the last 10 days seventy-seven, in the past 30 days one hundred and eighty and in the last 365 days two hundred and thirty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world.
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