A minor earthquake magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) has occurred on Friday, 73 km SSW of Sand Point, Alaska (45 miles). Event id: us20005bfc. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak12967996, us20005bfc. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 11/03/16 / 2016-03-11 20:12:16 / March 11, 2016 @ 8:12 pm. Exact location of event, longitude -160.7974 West, latitude 54.6958 North, depth = 21.22 km. The temblor was detected at 09:12:16 / 9:12 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 21.22 km (13 miles).
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been eleven, in the last 10 days thirteen, in the past 30 days nineteen and in the last 365 days seventy-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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