A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) was reported 84 km SE of Sand Point, Alaska (52 miles) on Wednesday. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 25.4 km (16 miles). Exact location of event, depth 25.4 km, -159.6896° West, 54.7401° North. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 28/10/20 / 2020-10-28 09:10:57 / October 28, 2020 @ 9:10 am. The temblor was detected at 09:10:57 / 9:10 am (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: us7000cdnw. Event ids that are associated: ak020dvlpzcx, us7000cdnw.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one hundred and fourty-four, in the last 10 days eight hundred and twenty-nine, in the past 30 days eight hundred and fourty-two and in the last 365 days one thousand, one hundred and sixty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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