A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) was detected on Sunday, 53 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska (33 miles). The temblor was reported at 10:42:01 / 10:42 am (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: us6000d3s7. Event ids that are associated: ak020fzp842a, us6000d3s7. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 13/12/20 / 2020-12-13 10:42:01 / December 13, 2020 @ 10:42 am. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -160.2976 West, latitude 54.8694 North, depth = 26.34 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 26.34 km (16 miles) below the earth’s surface.
In the past 24 hours, there have been thirty-nine, in the last 10 days seventy-two, in the past 30 days one hundred and sixty-nine and in the last 365 days one thousand, three hundred and twenty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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