A minor earthquake magnitude 3.8 (ml/mb) has struck on Tuesday, 131 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska (81 miles). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 24.14 km (15 miles). Exact location of event, longitude -159.6521 West, latitude 54.262 North, depth = 24.14 km. Unique identifier: us7000c866. Ids that are associated to the event: ak020dietgye, us7000c866. Exact time and date of earthquake 20/10/20 / 2020-10-20 11:45:10 / October 20, 2020 @ 11:45 am UTC/GMT. The 3.8-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 11:45:10 / 11:45 am (local time epicenter).
There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. 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 eleven, in the last 10 days seven hundred and twelve, in the past 30 days seven hundred and thirty and in the last 365 days one thousand and five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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