A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.5 (ml/mb) was detected on Wednesday, 210 km WSW of Adak, Alaska (130 miles). Exact location of event, longitude -179.426 West, latitude 51.1321 North, depth = 35 km. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 06/01/21 / 2021-01-06 11:36:43 / January 6, 2021 @ 11:36 am. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 35 km (22 miles). Unique identifier: us7000d0qi. Ids that are associated to the event: ak021a3znzo, us7000d0qi. The 3.5-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 11:36:43 / 11:36 am (local time epicenter).
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been eight, in the last 10 days sixteen, in the past 30 days twenty-seven and in the last 365 days two hundred and sixty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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