A minor earthquake magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) has struck on Thursday, 101 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska (63 miles). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 27.8 km (17 miles) below the earth’s surface. Unique identifier: ak020dlt8nu3. Ids that are associated to the event: ak020dlt8nu3. Global time and date of event 22/10/20 / 2020-10-22 17:07:30 / October 22, 2020 @ 5:07 pm UTC/GMT. The 3.3-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 17:07:30 / 5:07 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude -159.6634° West, latitude 54.5617° North, depth = 27.8 km.
There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes 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 two hundred and nine, in the last 10 days five hundred and thirty-eight, in the past 30 days five hundred and fifty-seven and in the last 365 days eight hundred and sixty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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