A minor earthquake magnitude 3.5 (ml/mb) strikes 122 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska (76 miles) on Tuesday. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 29.06 km (18 miles) below the earth’s surface. Global time and date of event 20/10/20 / 2020-10-20 18:15:30 / October 20, 2020 @ 6:15 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of event, depth 29.06 km, -159.6002° West, 54.3681° North. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak020diit4dt, us7000c8aa. Id of event: us7000c8aa. The temblor was reported at 18:15:30 / 6:15 pm (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been five hundred and ninety-four, in the last 10 days five hundred and ninety-five, in the past 30 days six hundred and thirteen and in the last 365 days nine hundred and four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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