A minor earthquake magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) strikes 175 km SW of Nikolski, Alaska (109 miles) on Saturday. The temblor was picked up at 03:42:58 / 3:42 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, -170.9574° West, 52.0104° North, depth 35 km. All ids that are associated to the event: us7000d0kf. Unique identifier: us7000d0kf. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 35 km (22 miles). Global time and date of event 16/01/21 / 2021-01-16 03:42:58 / January 16, 2021 @ 3:42 am UTC/GMT.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days seventeen and in the last 365 days one hundred and sixty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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