A minor earthquake magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) strikes 102 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska (63 miles) on Wednesday. All ids that are associated to the event: ak020dk15rkr. Unique identifier: ak020dk15rkr. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 21/10/20 / 2020-10-21 09:44:25 / October 21, 2020 @ 9:44 am. Exact location of earthquake, -159.6481° West, 54.5575° North, depth 17 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 17 km (11 miles). The temblor was detected at 09:44:25 / 9:44 am (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one hundred and thirty, in the last 10 days two hundred and seventy-six, in the past 30 days two hundred and ninety-three and in the last 365 days six hundred and one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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