A minor earthquake magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) has struck on Saturday, 77 km ESE of Sand Point, Alaska (48 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 09/01/21 / 2021-01-09 19:40:20 / January 9, 2021 @ 7:40 pm. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 1.2 km (1 miles) below the earth’s surface. The 3.2-magnitude earthquake was detected at 19:40:20 / 7:40 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude -159.4353 West, latitude 54.9964 North, depth = 1.2 km. All ids that are associated to the event: ak021f7dz5r. Unique identifier: ak021f7dz5r.
In the past 24 hours, there have been eleven, in the last 10 days twenty-nine, in the past 30 days seventy-four and in the last 365 days one thousand, three hundred and eighty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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