A minor earthquake magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) has struck on Tuesday, 124 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska (77 miles). Exact location of earthquake, -159.5932° West, 54.3484° North, depth 23.35 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 23.35 km (15 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was detected at 03:29:44 / 3:29 am (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 20/10/20 / 2020-10-20 03:29:44 / October 20, 2020 @ 3:29 am. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak020di9yna8, us7000c87w. Id of event: us7000c87w.
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been six hundred and fifty-three, in the last 10 days six hundred and fifty-four, in the past 30 days six hundred and seventy-two and in the last 365 days nine hundred and sixty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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