A minor earthquake magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Saturday, 131 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska (81 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 09/01/21 / 2021-01-09 20:12:46 / January 9, 2021 @ 8:12 pm. Unique identifier: us6000d738. Ids that are associated to the event: us6000d738. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 26.69 km (17 miles). The temblor was detected at 20:12:46 / 8:12 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, -159.7431° West, 54.2401° North, depth 26.69 km.
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been five, in the last 10 days eighteen, in the past 30 days sixty-six and in the last 365 days one thousand, three hundred and sixty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 131 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska.
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