A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.5 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, 105 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska (65 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 19/10/20 / 2020-10-19 23:56:44 / October 19, 2020 @ 11:56 pm. Exact location of event, longitude -159.6973 West, latitude 54.5055 North, depth = 7.6 km. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak020dgyhra0. Id of event: ak020dgyhra0. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 7.6 km (5 miles). The 3.5-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 23:56:44 / 11:56 pm (local time epicenter).
There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been one hundred and sixty-four, in the last 10 days one hundred and sixty-four, in the past 30 days one hundred and eighty-one and in the last 365 days four hundred and eighty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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