A minor earthquake magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, 221 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska (137 miles). The temblor was detected at 05:24:07 / 5:24 am (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude -158.9252° West, latitude 53.5679° North, depth = 10.9 km. The epicenter was at a depth of 10.9 km (7 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 21/10/20 / 2020-10-21 05:24:07 / October 21, 2020 @ 5:24 am. Unique identifier: ak020djynpgf. Ids that are associated to the event: ak020djynpgf.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one hundred, in the last 10 days one hundred and sixty-eight, in the past 30 days one hundred and seventy-three and in the last 365 days one hundred and ninety-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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