A minor earthquake magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, 129 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska (80 miles). The temblor was picked up at 08:40:46 / 8:40 am (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: us7000d069. Ids that are associated to the event: ak02153m6ku, us7000d069. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 28.26 km (18 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of event, longitude -159.7112 West, latitude 54.2621 North, depth = 28.26 km. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 03/01/21 / 2021-01-03 08:40:46 / January 3, 2021 @ 8:40 am.
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes 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 fifty-three, in the last 10 days seventy-four, in the past 30 days one hundred and thirty-four and in the last 365 days one thousand, four hundred and twenty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 129 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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