A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) was reported 112 km SW of Adak, Alaska (70 miles) on Wednesday. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 06/01/21 / 2021-01-06 00:27:37 / January 6, 2021 @ 12:27 am. The 3.2-magnitude earthquake was detected at 00:27:37 / 12:27 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 25.4 km (16 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -177.851 West, latitude 51.2014 North, depth = 25.4 km. Event id: ak0219xdy6x. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak0219xdy6x.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days fifteen and in the last 365 days three hundred and eighteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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