A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.7 (ml/mb) was reported 123 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska (76 miles) on Monday. Global time and date of event 18/01/21 / 2021-01-18 22:37:24 / January 18, 2021 @ 10:37 pm UTC/GMT. Event id: us7000d3pz. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us7000d3pz. The temblor was picked up at 22:37:24 / 10:37 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude -159.6606 West, latitude 54.3412 North, depth = 29.83 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 29.83 km (19 miles) below the earth’s surface.
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 seven, in the last 10 days thirty-one, in the past 30 days seventy-eight and in the last 365 days one thousand, four hundred and twenty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. 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: 123 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska.
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