A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) was detected on Tuesday, 132 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska (82 miles). Exact location of earthquake, -159.5042° West, 54.2901° North, depth 34.9 km. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 34.9 km (22 miles) below the earth’s surface. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak020di8qpcq. Id of event: ak020di8qpcq. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 20/10/20 / 2020-10-20 01:24:43 / October 20, 2020 @ 1:24 am. The temblor was reported at 01:24:43 / 1:24 am (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been three hundred and eighty-seven, in the last 10 days three hundred and eighty-seven, in the past 30 days four hundred and one and in the last 365 days six hundred and sixty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year.
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