A minor earthquake magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) has occurred on Thursday, 116 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska (72 miles). Exact location of event, longitude -159.7807 West, latitude 54.3748 North, depth = 21.54 km. All ids that are associated to the event: ak020dltttrg, us6000cbth. Unique identifier: us6000cbth. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 21.54 km (13 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact time and date of earthquake 22/10/20 / 2020-10-22 18:06:05 / October 22, 2020 @ 6:06 pm UTC/GMT. The 3.4-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 18:06:05 / 6:06 pm (local time epicenter).
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 one hundred and eight, in the last 10 days four hundred and twenty-seven, in the past 30 days four hundred and fourty-five and in the last 365 days seven hundred and thirty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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