A minor earthquake magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) has occurred on Thursday, 84 km ESE of Sand Point, Alaska (52 miles). The epicenter was at a depth of 7.9 km (5 miles). The temblor was detected at 17:08:14 / 5:08 pm (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 14/01/21 / 2021-01-14 17:08:14 / January 14, 2021 @ 5:08 pm. Exact location, longitude -159.3136° West, latitude 54.9878° North, depth = 7.9 km. Id of earthquake: us7000d3mn. Event ids that are associated: ak021nfoz4o, us7000d3mn.
There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been ten, in the last 10 days thirty-four, in the past 30 days eighty-four and in the last 365 days one thousand, three hundred and eighty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 84 km ESE of Sand Point, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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