A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.8 (ml/mb) was detected on Tuesday, 112 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska (70 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 20/10/20 / 2020-10-20 09:06:13 / October 20, 2020 @ 9:06 am. Exact location, longitude -159.662° West, latitude 54.4434° North, depth = 19.71 km. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 19.71 km (12 miles). The temblor was reported at 09:06:13 / 9:06 am (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: us6000c9xl. Event ids that are associated: us6000c9xl.
There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been sixty-one, in the last 10 days sixty-one, in the past 30 days seventy-six and in the last 365 days three hundred and seventy-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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