A minor earthquake magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) strikes 132 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska (82 miles) on Friday. Exact time and date of earthquake 23/10/20 / 2020-10-23 05:31:51 / October 23, 2020 @ 5:31 am UTC/GMT. The temblor was reported at 05:31:51 / 5:31 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 27.44 km (17 miles). Exact location, longitude -159.6138° West, latitude 54.2572° North, depth = 27.44 km. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak020dn9rzx7, us7000ca55. Id of event: us7000ca55.
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 twenty, in the last 10 days four hundred and sixty-five, in the past 30 days four hundred and eighty-three and in the last 365 days seven hundred and fifty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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