A minor earthquake magnitude 3.6 (ml/mb) has struck on Tuesday, 53 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska (33 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000cc61. Id of event: us6000cc61. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 41.4 km (26 miles) below the earth’s surface. The 3.6-magnitude earthquake was detected at 16:26:38 / 4:26 pm (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 20/10/20 / 2020-10-20 16:26:38 / October 20, 2020 @ 4:26 pm. Exact location, longitude -160.2207° West, latitude 54.8848° North, depth = 41.4 km.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one hundred and eighty-nine, in the last 10 days one hundred and eighty-nine, in the past 30 days two hundred and four and in the last 365 days four hundred and eighty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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