A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) was reported 98 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska (61 miles) on Tuesday. Exact location, longitude -160.0635° West, latitude 54.4856° North, depth = 10 km. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 20/10/20 / 2020-10-20 01:39:00 / October 20, 2020 @ 1:39 am. The 3.4-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 01:39:00 / 1:39 am (local time epicenter). Event id: us7000c86y. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak020di8tqjz, us7000c86y. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been five hundred and seventy-eight, in the last 10 days five hundred and seventy-nine, in the past 30 days five hundred and ninety-nine and in the last 365 days eight hundred and seventy earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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