A minor earthquake magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) has struck on Saturday, 106 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska (66 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -159.628 West, latitude 54.5218 North, depth = 23.1 km. The 3.2-magnitude earthquake was detected at 15:21:09 / 3:21 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 23.1 km (14 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 24/10/20 / 2020-10-24 15:21:09 / October 24, 2020 @ 3:21 pm. Id of earthquake: ak020dp37g0b. Event ids that are associated: ak020dp37g0b.
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been fifty-six, in the last 10 days four hundred and two, in the past 30 days four hundred and nineteen and in the last 365 days seven hundred and twenty-seven 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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