A minor earthquake magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) strikes 125 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska (78 miles) on Wednesday. Exact location of event, depth 26.08 km, -159.6067° West, 54.3377° North. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 21/10/20 / 2020-10-21 00:57:16 / October 21, 2020 @ 12:57 am. Id of earthquake: us7000c6xy. Event ids that are associated: ak020djvvmue, us7000c6xy. The temblor was picked up at 00:57:16 / 12:57 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 26.08 km (16 miles).
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 eight, in the last 10 days four hundred and thirty-four, in the past 30 days four hundred and fifty-one and in the last 365 days seven hundred and thirty-five 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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