A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.8 (ml/mb) was detected on Thursday, 122 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska (76 miles). Exact location of earthquake, -159.5752° West, 54.3741° North, depth 31.1 km. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 22/10/20 / 2020-10-22 14:37:03 / October 22, 2020 @ 2:37 pm. Id of earthquake: us7000c71k. Event ids that are associated: us7000c71k. The 3.8-magnitude earthquake was detected at 14:37:03 / 2:37 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 31.1 km (19 miles).
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one hundred and two, in the last 10 days four hundred and thirteen, in the past 30 days four hundred and thirty and in the last 365 days seven hundred and twenty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year.
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