A minor earthquake magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) has struck on Thursday, 64 km NNE of Sand Point, Alaska (40 miles). Unique identifier: us20007e9a. Ids that are associated to the event: ak14187929, us20007e9a. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 121 km (75 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 06/10/16 / 2016-10-06 08:52:39 / October 6, 2016 @ 8:52 am. Exact location of event, depth 121 km, -160.1707° West, 55.8811° North. The temblor was picked up at 00:52:39 / 12:52 am (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days thirty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected 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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