A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.7 (ml/mb) was reported 132 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska (82 miles) on Tuesday. The temblor was detected at 00:53:11 / 12:53 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 20/10/20 / 2020-10-20 00:53:11 / October 20, 2020 @ 12:53 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, -159.5289° West, 54.2832° North, depth 19.75 km. Event id: us6000cc68. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak020di8bhqc, us6000cc68. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 19.75 km (12 miles).
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been seven hundred and fourty-nine, in the last 10 days seven hundred and fourty-nine, in the past 30 days seven hundred and sixty-five and in the last 365 days one thousand and thirty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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