A minor earthquake magnitude 3.7 (ml/mb) has struck on Monday, 122 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska (76 miles). Exact location of earthquake, -159.6994° West, 54.3342° North, depth 25.7 km. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 19/10/20 / 2020-10-19 23:48:23 / October 19, 2020 @ 11:48 pm. The temblor was reported at 23:48:23 / 11:48 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 25.7 km (16 miles) below the earth’s surface. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak020dgyg0l1. Id of event: ak020dgyg0l1.
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-three, in the last 10 days one hundred and sixty-three, in the past 30 days one hundred and seventy-nine and in the last 365 days four hundred and sixty-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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