A minor earthquake magnitude 3.6 (ml/mb) has occurred on Saturday, 131 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska (81 miles). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 28.98 km (18 miles). Event id: us7000d1px. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak021f7ua7x, us7000d1px. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 09/01/21 / 2021-01-09 20:16:26 / January 9, 2021 @ 8:16 pm. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -159.7418 West, latitude 54.2374 North, depth = 28.98 km. The 3.6-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 20:16:26 / 8:16 pm (local time epicenter).
Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been sixteen, in the last 10 days thirty-one, in the past 30 days seventy-nine and in the last 365 days one thousand, three hundred and seventy-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage 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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