A minor earthquake magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) has struck on Tuesday, 97 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska (60 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 20/10/20 / 2020-10-20 01:23:41 / October 20, 2020 @ 1:23 am. All ids that are associated to the event: ak020di8qhcb, us7000c853. Unique identifier: us7000c853. The temblor was picked up at 01:23:41 / 1:23 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude -159.7969 West, latitude 54.5626 North, depth = 29.35 km. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 29.35 km (18 miles) below the earth’s surface.
In the past 24 hours, there have been five hundred and fifty-nine, in the last 10 days five hundred and sixty, in the past 30 days five hundred and seventy-nine and in the last 365 days eight hundred and eighty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year.
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