A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.7 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, 106 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska (66 miles). The temblor was picked up at 22:36:44 / 10:36 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 21.37 km (13 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak020dgxs1de, us6000ccfw. Id of event: us6000ccfw. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -159.7027 West, latitude 54.5015 North, depth = 21.37 km. Global time and date of event 19/10/20 / 2020-10-19 22:36:44 / October 19, 2020 @ 10:36 pm UTC/GMT.
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been two hundred and twenty-six, in the last 10 days two hundred and twenty-six, in the past 30 days two hundred and fourty-four and in the last 365 days five hundred and fourty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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