A minor earthquake magnitude 3.5 (ml/mb) has struck on Wednesday, 134 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska (83 miles). Exact location, longitude -159.7442° West, latitude 54.2067° North, depth = 23.68 km. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 28/10/20 / 2020-10-28 21:58:41 / October 28, 2020 @ 9:58 pm. The temblor was detected at 21:58:41 / 9:58 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 23.68 km (15 miles) below the earth’s surface. Event id: us7000cdq0. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak020dvt5fk0, us7000cdq0.
In the past 24 hours, there have been eighty, in the last 10 days six hundred and sixty-nine, in the past 30 days six hundred and eighty-three and in the last 365 days nine hundred and fourty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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