A minor earthquake magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) strikes 135 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska (84 miles) on Tuesday. Global time and date of event 20/10/20 / 2020-10-20 15:29:06 / October 20, 2020 @ 3:29 pm UTC/GMT. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 18.2 km (11 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak020dih3rhy. Id of event: ak020dih3rhy. The 3.2-magnitude earthquake was detected at 15:29:06 / 3:29 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude -159.6128 West, latitude 54.2322 North, depth = 18.2 km.
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 four and in the last 365 days six hundred and sixty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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