A minor earthquake magnitude 3.7 (ml/mb) has struck on Tuesday, 123 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska (76 miles). The temblor was picked up at 18:21:59 / 6:21 pm (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: ak020diiujxl, us6000ca8h. Unique identifier: us6000ca8h. Exact time and date of earthquake 20/10/20 / 2020-10-20 18:21:59 / October 20, 2020 @ 6:21 pm UTC/GMT. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 23.52 km (15 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location, longitude -159.677° West, latitude 54.3297° North, depth = 23.52 km.
There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one hundred, in the last 10 days one hundred, in the past 30 days one hundred and fifteen and in the last 365 days three hundred and ninety-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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