A minor earthquake magnitude 3.6 (ml/mb) strikes 118 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska (73 miles) on Thursday. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 10/12/20 / 2020-12-10 05:44:36 / December 10, 2020 @ 5:44 am. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 19.51 km (12 miles). Exact location of event, longitude -159.5847 West, latitude 54.4067 North, depth = 19.51 km. The 3.6-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 05:44:36 / 5:44 am (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: us7000cpp4. Ids that are associated to the event: us7000cpp4.
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days fourteen, in the past 30 days eighty-one and in the last 365 days one thousand, two hundred and seventy-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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