A minor earthquake magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) strikes 113 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska (70 miles) on Tuesday. Exact location of earthquake, -159.7882° West, 54.4077° North, depth 23.9 km. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 27/10/20 / 2020-10-27 06:39:04 / October 27, 2020 @ 6:39 am. The epicenter was at a depth of 23.9 km (15 miles). The temblor was detected at 06:39:04 / 6:39 am (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak020dtwkfkc. Id of event: ak020dtwkfkc.
Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been fifty-five, in the last 10 days five hundred and sixty-three, in the past 30 days five hundred and eighty and in the last 365 days eight hundred and seventy-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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