A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.7 (ml/mb) was detected on Tuesday, 110 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska (68 miles). Unique identifier: ak020di8pthp. Ids that are associated to the event: ak020di8pthp. The temblor was reported at 01:20:30 / 1:20 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude -159.639 West, latitude 54.4726 North, depth = 19.3 km. The epicenter was at a depth of 19.3 km (12 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 20/10/20 / 2020-10-20 01:20:30 / October 20, 2020 @ 1:20 am.
There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. 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 seven and in the last 365 days seven hundred and fifteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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