A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) was reported 127 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska (79 miles) on Sunday. Global time and date of event 03/01/21 / 2021-01-03 06:04:21 / January 3, 2021 @ 6:04 am UTC/GMT. The temblor was picked up at 06:04:21 / 6:04 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, -159.8031° West, 54.2619° North, depth 20.36 km. Unique identifier: us7000d06e. Ids that are associated to the event: ak021527jmn, us7000d06e. The epicenter was at a depth of 20.36 km (13 miles).
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 fifty-four, in the last 10 days seventy-five, in the past 30 days one hundred and thirty-six and in the last 365 days one thousand, four hundred and sixteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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