A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) was detected on Tuesday, 119 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska (74 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -159.5924 West, latitude 54.3971 North, depth = 13.1 km. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak020di9gfmn. Id of event: ak020di9gfmn. The 3.3-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 02:44:48 / 2:44 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 13.1 km (8 miles) below the earth’s surface. Global time and date of event 20/10/20 / 2020-10-20 02:44:48 / October 20, 2020 @ 2:44 am UTC/GMT.
In the past 24 hours, there have been three hundred and eighty-eight, in the last 10 days three hundred and eighty-eight, in the past 30 days four hundred and six and in the last 365 days six hundred and ninety-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. 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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