A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.6 (ml/mb) was detected on Tuesday, 129 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska (80 miles). Exact location of event, depth 19.3 km, -159.6679° West, 54.2795° North. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 19.3 km (12 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact time and date of earthquake 12/01/21 / 2021-01-12 14:13:06 / January 12, 2021 @ 2:13 pm UTC/GMT. The 3.6-magnitude earthquake was detected at 14:13:06 / 2:13 pm (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: ak021k2v1qc. Unique identifier: ak021k2v1qc.
Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days eight, in the past 30 days fourty-six and in the last 365 days one thousand, three hundred and seventy earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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