A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) was detected on Wednesday, 113 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska (70 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 21/10/20 / 2020-10-21 16:04:09 / October 21, 2020 @ 4:04 pm UTC/GMT. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 23.25 km (14 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -159.6377 West, latitude 54.4462 North, depth = 23.25 km. The 3.2-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 16:04:09 / 4:04 pm (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: us7000c72j. Event ids that are associated: ak020dk536zi, us7000c72j.
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 ninety-six, in the last 10 days four hundred and thirty-four, in the past 30 days four hundred and fifty-three and in the last 365 days seven hundred and fifty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world.
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