A minor earthquake magnitude 3.7 (ml/mb) strikes 40 km NW of Beaver, Alaska (25 miles) on Sunday. Unique identifier: ak02154bfwk. Ids that are associated to the event: ak02154bfwk. Global time and date of event 03/01/21 / 2021-01-03 09:58:24 / January 3, 2021 @ 9:58 am UTC/GMT. The 3.7-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 09:58:24 / 9:58 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 0.4 km (0 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -147.955 West, latitude 66.6439 North, depth = 0.4 km.
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 seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 40 km NW of Beaver, Alaska.
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