A minor earthquake magnitude 3.5 (ml/mb) has struck on Thursday, 111 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska (69 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -159.8221 West, latitude 54.4165 North, depth = 18.3 km. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 12/11/20 / 2020-11-12 11:39:40 / November 12, 2020 @ 11:39 am. The 3.5-magnitude earthquake was detected at 11:39:40 / 11:39 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 18.3 km (11 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: ak020ekg5858. Unique identifier: ak020ekg5858.
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days twenty-four, in the past 30 days six hundred and fourty-two and in the last 365 days nine hundred and fourty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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