A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) was detected on Tuesday, 98 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska (61 miles). Global time and date of event 20/10/20 / 2020-10-20 10:17:18 / October 20, 2020 @ 10:17 am UTC/GMT. The 3.4-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 10:17:18 / 10:17 am (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: ak020die21ok. Unique identifier: ak020die21ok. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 17.6 km (11 miles). Exact location, longitude -159.6772° West, latitude 54.5877° North, depth = 17.6 km.
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 four and in the last 365 days seven hundred and fourteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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