A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) was detected on Tuesday, 143 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska (89 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 20/10/20 / 2020-10-20 04:12:00 / October 20, 2020 @ 4:12 am UTC/GMT. The temblor was picked up at 04:12:00 / 4:12 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 22.33 km (14 miles). Exact location of earthquake, -159.4281° West, 54.2011° North, depth 22.33 km. Id of earthquake: us7000c88d. Event ids that are associated: ak020diagcdo, us7000c88d.
In the past 24 hours, there have been six hundred and sixty-five, in the last 10 days six hundred and sixty-five, in the past 30 days six hundred and eighty and in the last 365 days nine hundred and seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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