A minor earthquake magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) has struck on Tuesday, 141 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska (88 miles). Unique identifier: ak020di8nh9h. Ids that are associated to the event: ak020di8nh9h. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -159.5445 West, latitude 54.1952 North, depth = 24.2 km. The 3.3-magnitude earthquake was detected at 01:09:37 / 1:09 am (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 20/10/20 / 2020-10-20 01:09:37 / October 20, 2020 @ 1:09 am. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 24.2 km (15 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. 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 two and in the last 365 days six hundred and fourty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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