A minor earthquake magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) strikes 118 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska (73 miles) on Tuesday. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 20/10/20 / 2020-10-20 19:02:46 / October 20, 2020 @ 7:02 pm. The temblor was picked up at 19:02:46 / 7:02 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude -159.6779 West, latitude 54.3844 North, depth = 21.3 km. The epicenter was at a depth of 21.3 km (13 miles). Event id: ak020dijbstv. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak020dijbstv.
Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. 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-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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