A minor earthquake magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) strikes 99 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska (62 miles) on Tuesday. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 20/10/20 / 2020-10-20 11:56:08 / October 20, 2020 @ 11:56 am. Unique identifier: ak020dievtt9. Ids that are associated to the event: ak020dievtt9. The epicenter was at a depth of 9 km (6 miles). Exact location of event, longitude -159.7771 West, latitude 54.5459 North, depth = 9 km. The temblor was picked up at 11:56:08 / 11:56 am (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been three hundred and eighty-eight, in the last 10 days three hundred and eighty-eight, in the past 30 days four hundred and six and in the last 365 days seven hundred and sixteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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