A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) was reported 122 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska (76 miles) on Saturday. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 26.33 km (16 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 24/10/20 / 2020-10-24 18:51:46 / October 24, 2020 @ 6:51 pm. The 3.2-magnitude earthquake was detected at 18:51:46 / 6:51 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, -159.6008° West, 54.3647° North, depth 26.33 km. Id of earthquake: us7000c8it. Event ids that are associated: ak020dp569jx, us7000c8it.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been two hundred and seven, in the last 10 days seven hundred and eighty-two, in the past 30 days seven hundred and ninety-nine and in the last 365 days one thousand and ninety-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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