A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) was detected on Tuesday, 112 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska (70 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 20/10/20 / 2020-10-20 01:17:16 / October 20, 2020 @ 1:17 am. Event id: us7000c86s. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak020di8p5dt, us7000c86s. Exact location of event, depth 19.21 km, -159.7231° West, 54.4278° North. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 19.21 km (12 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was reported at 01:17:16 / 1:17 am (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been five hundred and fifty-eight, in the last 10 days five hundred and fifty-nine, in the past 30 days five hundred and seventy-eight and in the last 365 days eight hundred and seventy-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. 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.
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