A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) was reported 142 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska (88 miles) on Tuesday. Exact time and date of earthquake 20/10/20 / 2020-10-20 04:54:25 / October 20, 2020 @ 4:54 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of event, longitude -159.623 West, latitude 54.1569 North, depth = 10.1 km. The 3.4-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 04:54:25 / 4:54 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10.1 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Event id: ak020diapef1. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak020diapef1.
In the past 24 hours, there have been three hundred and eighty-six, in the last 10 days three hundred and eighty-six, in the past 30 days four hundred and in the last 365 days six hundred and twenty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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