A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, 94 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska (58 miles). The temblor was reported at 13:06:08 / 1:06 pm (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: us6000d4aj. Event ids that are associated: ak020gcz3hng, us6000d4aj. The epicenter was at a depth of 27.24 km (17 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -159.7688 West, latitude 54.6039 North, depth = 27.24 km. Global time and date of event 21/12/20 / 2020-12-21 13:06:08 / December 21, 2020 @ 1:06 pm UTC/GMT.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been eighteen, in the last 10 days thirty-nine, in the past 30 days one hundred and twenty-six and in the last 365 days one thousand, three hundred and eighty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year.
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