A minor earthquake magnitude 3.9 (ml/mb) has occurred on Tuesday, 120 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska (75 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 20/10/20 / 2020-10-20 17:00:26 / October 20, 2020 @ 5:00 pm. Exact location of earthquake, -159.5675° West, 54.401° North, depth 33.26 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 33.26 km (21 miles). The 3.9-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 17:00:26 / 5:00 pm (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak020dii4gn3, us6000cc62. Id of event: us6000cc62.
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been five hundred and ninety-two, in the last 10 days five hundred and ninety-three, in the past 30 days six hundred and twelve and in the last 365 days nine hundred and nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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