A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.5 (ml/mb) was detected on Tuesday, south of Alaska (0 miles). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 13.7 km (9 miles). The 3.5-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 01:39:44 / 1:39 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 20/10/20 / 2020-10-20 01:39:44 / October 20, 2020 @ 1:39 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of event, depth 13.7 km, -159.7781° West, 54.5304° North. Event id: ak020di8tx44. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak020di8tx44.
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been three hundred and eighty-six, in the last 10 days three hundred and eighty-six, in the past 30 days four hundred and three and in the last 365 days seven hundred and eleven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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