A minor earthquake magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) has occurred on Sunday, 84 km ESE of Sand Point, Alaska (52 miles). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 6.6 km (4 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -159.3565 West, latitude 54.9558 North, depth = 6.6 km. All ids that are associated to the event: ak020f14eemw. Unique identifier: ak020f14eemw. The 3.4-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 19:59:17 / 7:59 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 22/11/20 / 2020-11-22 19:59:17 / November 22, 2020 @ 7:59 pm UTC/GMT.
In the past 24 hours, there have been nine, in the last 10 days twenty-five, in the past 30 days two hundred and ninety-five and in the last 365 days one thousand, one hundred and eighty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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