A minor earthquake magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) has struck on Tuesday, 112 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska (70 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 20/10/20 / 2020-10-20 04:05:23 / October 20, 2020 @ 4:05 am. Exact location of earthquake, -159.6579° West, 54.453° North, depth 19.81 km. Id of earthquake: us7000c889. Event ids that are associated: ak020diaew0e, us7000c889. The 3.4-magnitude earthquake was detected at 04:05:23 / 4:05 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 19.81 km (12 miles).
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 sixty, in the last 10 days six hundred and sixty-one, in the past 30 days six hundred and eighty-one and in the last 365 days nine hundred and eighty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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