A minor earthquake magnitude 3.7 (ml/mb) strikes 89 km SE of Sand Point, Alaska (55 miles) on Monday. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 35.37 km (22 miles) below the earth’s surface. Event id: us6000ccgb. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak020dgxlmtq, us6000ccgb. The temblor was reported at 22:06:59 / 10:06 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 19/10/20 / 2020-10-19 22:06:59 / October 19, 2020 @ 10:06 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of event, depth 35.37 km, -159.4714° West, 54.7932° North.
There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. 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 nineteen, in the last 10 days two hundred and twenty-one, in the past 30 days two hundred and thirty-nine and in the last 365 days five hundred and fifty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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