A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.8 (ml/mb) was reported 101 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska (63 miles) on Monday. Global time and date of event 19/10/20 / 2020-10-19 22:09:36 / October 19, 2020 @ 10:09 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, -159.9337° West, 54.4832° North, depth 32.2 km. The temblor was reported at 22:09:36 / 10:09 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 32.2 km (20 miles) below the earth’s surface. Id of earthquake: us6000cc2u. Event ids that are associated: us6000cc2u.
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-one, in the last 10 days two hundred and twenty-one, in the past 30 days two hundred and thirty-eight and in the last 365 days five hundred and twenty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year.
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