A minor earthquake magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) has struck on Friday, 46 km ESE of Nikolski, Alaska (29 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 15/01/21 / 2021-01-15 03:04:16 / January 15, 2021 @ 3:04 am. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 32.87 km (20 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was reported at 03:04:16 / 3:04 am (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: ak021ouvegy, us7000d37j. Unique identifier: us7000d37j. Exact location, longitude -168.2188° West, latitude 52.797° North, depth = 32.87 km.
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days six, in the past 30 days twenty and in the last 365 days one hundred and sixty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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