A minor earthquake magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) strikes 120 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska (75 miles) on Thursday. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak020e91b9sy, us6000cqnr. Id of event: us6000cqnr. Exact location, longitude -159.8474° West, latitude 54.3243° North, depth = 21.68 km. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 21.68 km (13 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was reported at 21:35:39 / 9:35 pm (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 05/11/20 / 2020-11-05 21:35:39 / November 5, 2020 @ 9:35 pm UTC/GMT.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been thirty-six, in the last 10 days one hundred and fourty-nine, in the past 30 days eight hundred and thirty-five and in the last 365 days one thousand, one hundred and twenty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year.
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