A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.5 (ml/mb) was reported 108 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska (67 miles) on Wednesday. Exact time and date of earthquake 30/12/20 / 2020-12-30 06:58:05 / December 30, 2020 @ 6:58 am UTC/GMT. The 3.5-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 06:58:05 / 6:58 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Event id: us6000d7ln. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak020grr2q2t, us6000d7ln. Exact location, longitude -159.7406° West, latitude 54.464° North, depth = 10 km.
There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been fifty-three, in the last 10 days sixty-nine, in the past 30 days one hundred and thirty-three and in the last 365 days one thousand, four hundred and twenty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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