A minor earthquake magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) strikes 125 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska (78 miles) on Wednesday. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 02/12/20 / 2020-12-02 21:25:46 / December 2, 2020 @ 9:25 pm. The epicenter was at a depth of 23.82 km (15 miles). Exact location of earthquake, -159.6495° West, 54.3224° North, depth 23.82 km. The temblor was detected at 21:25:46 / 9:25 pm (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: us7000cq0m. Event ids that are associated: ak020fhorig9, us7000cq0m.
In the past 24 hours, there have been nineteen, in the last 10 days thirty-eight, in the past 30 days one hundred and sixty-three and in the last 365 days one thousand, two hundred and seventy-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Each 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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