A minor earthquake magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) strikes 126 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska (78 miles) on Tuesday. All ids that are associated to the event: ak020dik07ij. Unique identifier: ak020dik07ij. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 24.5 km (15 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -159.5468 West, latitude 54.3467 North, depth = 24.5 km. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 20/10/20 / 2020-10-20 20:16:35 / October 20, 2020 @ 8:16 pm. The temblor was reported at 20:16:35 / 8:16 pm (local time epicenter).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been seventy-nine, in the last 10 days seventy-nine, in the past 30 days ninety-three and in the last 365 days three hundred and seventy-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world.
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