A minor earthquake magnitude 3.9 (ml/mb) strikes 131 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska (81 miles) on Tuesday. The temblor was picked up at 16:11:44 / 4:11 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, -159.6527° West, 54.2583° North, depth 17.62 km. Unique identifier: us6000cc5w. Ids that are associated to the event: us6000cc5w. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 17.62 km (11 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 20/10/20 / 2020-10-20 16:11:44 / October 20, 2020 @ 4:11 pm.
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. 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 seventy-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year.
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