A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) was reported 119 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska (74 miles) on Tuesday. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 20/10/20 / 2020-10-20 00:21:15 / October 20, 2020 @ 12:21 am. Exact location, longitude -159.6047° West, latitude 54.3961° North, depth = 29.4 km. The epicenter was at a depth of 29.4 km (18 miles). The 3.3-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 00:21:15 / 12:21 am (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: ak020di84kew. Event ids that are associated: ak020di84kew.
There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been three hundred and eighty-nine, in the last 10 days three hundred and eighty-nine, in the past 30 days four hundred and seven and in the last 365 days seven hundred earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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