A minor earthquake magnitude 3.6 (ml/mb) strikes 111 km SE of Sand Point, Alaska (69 miles) on Monday. The 3.6-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 21:41:57 / 9:41 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude -159.4761 West, latitude 54.5244 North, depth = 34.4 km. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak020dgx7p7h. Id of event: ak020dgx7p7h. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 19/10/20 / 2020-10-19 21:41:57 / October 19, 2020 @ 9:41 pm. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 34.4 km (21 miles).
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one hundred and sixty-two, in the last 10 days one hundred and sixty-two, in the past 30 days one hundred and seventy-six and in the last 365 days four hundred and eighty-three 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.
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