A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) was reported 146 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska (91 miles) on Tuesday. The 3.2-magnitude earthquake was detected at 12:26:04 / 12:26 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 19.5 km (12 miles). Event id: us7000c89z. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak020difbap4, us7000c89z. Exact location of event, longitude -159.5483 West, latitude 54.1397 North, depth = 19.5 km. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 20/10/20 / 2020-10-20 12:26:04 / October 20, 2020 @ 12:26 pm.
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 ninety-eight, in the last 10 days six hundred and ninety-eight, in the past 30 days seven hundred and fourteen and in the last 365 days nine hundred and twenty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world.
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