A minor earthquake magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) has struck on Tuesday, 101 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska (63 miles). The epicenter was at a depth of 20.79 km (13 miles). The temblor was picked up at 01:04:10 / 1:04 am (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 20/10/20 / 2020-10-20 01:04:10 / October 20, 2020 @ 1:04 am UTC/GMT. Exact location, longitude -159.7123° West, latitude 54.5423° North, depth = 20.79 km. All ids that are associated to the event: ak020di8mcgc, us7000c86k. Unique identifier: us7000c86k.
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been five hundred and fifty-three, in the last 10 days five hundred and fifty-four, in the past 30 days five hundred and seventy-three and in the last 365 days eight hundred and eighty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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