A minor earthquake magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) strikes 82 km ESE of Sand Point, Alaska (51 miles) on Saturday. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 9.99 km (6 miles). Exact location of event, depth 9.99 km, -159.3026° West, 55.0582° North. Id of earthquake: us6000desv. Event ids that are associated: ak021124jj2f, us6000desv. Exact time and date of earthquake 23/01/21 / 2021-01-23 05:34:41 / January 23, 2021 @ 5:34 am UTC/GMT. The temblor was picked up at 05:34:41 / 5:34 am (local time epicenter).
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 seven, in the last 10 days twenty-seven, in the past 30 days eighty-nine and in the last 365 days one thousand, three hundred and seventy-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage 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: 82 km ESE of Sand Point, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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