A minor earthquake magnitude 3.6 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, 154 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska (96 miles). The temblor was detected at 01:26:44 / 1:26 am (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: us7000bntd. Event ids that are associated: us7000bntd. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 16/09/20 / 2020-09-16 01:26:44 / September 16, 2020 @ 1:26 am. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 23.52 km (15 miles). Exact location, longitude -159.6523° West, latitude 54.0349° North, depth = 23.52 km.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days seventeen and in the last 365 days one hundred and seventy-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 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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