A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.5 (ml/mb) was detected on Saturday, 106 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska (66 miles). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 24.8 km (15 miles). The temblor was detected at 16:24:32 / 4:24 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude -159.6337° West, latitude 54.52° North, depth = 24.8 km. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 02/01/21 / 2021-01-02 16:24:32 / January 2, 2021 @ 4:24 pm. Unique identifier: us6000d76v. Ids that are associated to the event: ak0213kqub2, us6000d76v.
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes 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 sixteen, in the last 10 days thirty-one, in the past 30 days ninety-five and in the last 365 days one thousand, four hundred and ten earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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