A minor earthquake magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) has struck on Tuesday, 135 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska (84 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 20/10/20 / 2020-10-20 02:20:31 / October 20, 2020 @ 2:20 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, -159.7186° West, 54.2102° North, depth 10.5 km. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak020di9bem0. Id of event: ak020di9bem0. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10.5 km (7 miles). The 3.3-magnitude earthquake was detected at 02:20:31 / 2:20 am (local time epicenter).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. 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 five and in the last 365 days six hundred and fifty-nine 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.
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