A minor earthquake magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) strikes 112 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska (70 miles) on Wednesday. Exact location, longitude -159.7771° West, latitude 54.4123° North, depth = 10 km. Id of earthquake: us7000c701. Event ids that are associated: ak020dk5ufds, us7000c701. The 3.2-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 17:31:03 / 5:31 pm (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 21/10/20 / 2020-10-21 17:31:03 / October 21, 2020 @ 5:31 pm. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one hundred and thirty-five, in the last 10 days two hundred and ninety-one, in the past 30 days three hundred and nine and in the last 365 days six hundred and two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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