A minor earthquake magnitude 3.8 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, 130 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska (81 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: ak020dk6wch3, us7000c703. Unique identifier: us7000c703. Exact location of event, longitude -159.5702 West, latitude 54.2966 North, depth = 10 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. The 3.8-magnitude earthquake was detected at 19:08:02 / 7:08 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 21/10/20 / 2020-10-21 19:08:02 / October 21, 2020 @ 7:08 pm UTC/GMT.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one hundred and thirty-four, in the last 10 days two hundred and ninety-four, in the past 30 days three hundred and ten and in the last 365 days five hundred and eighty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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