A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.5 (ml/mb) was detected on Wednesday, 105 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska (65 miles). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 22.81 km (14 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -159.6206 West, latitude 54.5326 North, depth = 22.81 km. The 3.5-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 09:44:23 / 9:44 am (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 21/10/20 / 2020-10-21 09:44:23 / October 21, 2020 @ 9:44 am UTC/GMT. Unique identifier: us7000c6ze. Ids that are associated to the event: ak020dk15rkr, us7000c6ze.
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been four hundred and fourteen, in the last 10 days seven hundred and nine, in the past 30 days seven hundred and twenty-eight and in the last 365 days one thousand and thirty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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