A minor earthquake magnitude 3.7 (ml/mb) strikes 97 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska (60 miles) on Tuesday. The 3.7-magnitude earthquake was detected at 03:15:58 / 3:15 am (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: ak020di9vo95. Unique identifier: ak020di9vo95. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 18.6 km (12 miles). Exact location, longitude -159.7515° West, latitude 54.5758° North, depth = 18.6 km. Global time and date of event 20/10/20 / 2020-10-20 03:15:58 / October 20, 2020 @ 3:15 am UTC/GMT.
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 four and in the last 365 days seven hundred and seventeen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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