A minor earthquake magnitude 3.9 (ml/mb) strikes 106 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska (66 miles) on Tuesday. The epicenter was at a depth of 23.61 km (15 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 20/10/20 / 2020-10-20 11:56:07 / October 20, 2020 @ 11:56 am. Id of earthquake: us6000cc6f. Event ids that are associated: ak020dievtt9, us6000cc6f. The temblor was picked up at 11:56:07 / 11:56 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, -159.7045° West, 54.496° North, depth 23.61 km.
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been seven hundred and three, in the last 10 days seven hundred and four, in the past 30 days seven hundred and twenty-four and in the last 365 days one thousand and twenty-nine 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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