A minor earthquake magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) has occurred on Tuesday, 117 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska (73 miles). Exact location of event, depth 25.5 km, -159.6024° West, 54.4135° North. Global time and date of event 20/10/20 / 2020-10-20 18:32:03 / October 20, 2020 @ 6:32 pm UTC/GMT. The 3.4-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 18:32:03 / 6:32 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 25.5 km (16 miles). Event id: us6000ca7v. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000ca7v.
There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been seventy-one, in the last 10 days seventy-one, in the past 30 days eighty-six and in the last 365 days three hundred and eighty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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