A minor earthquake magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) strikes 76 km S of Sand Point, Alaska (47 miles) on Sunday. Exact location of event, longitude -160.6288 West, latitude 54.6565 North, depth = 23.04 km. The temblor was detected at 08:14:30 / 8:14 am (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: us6000dclf. Ids that are associated to the event: ak021s8zfo6, us6000dclf. Global time and date of event 17/01/21 / 2021-01-17 08:14:30 / January 17, 2021 @ 8:14 am UTC/GMT. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 23.04 km (14 miles).
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 thirty-seven, in the last 10 days seventy-eight, in the past 30 days one hundred and thirty and in the last 365 days one thousand, four hundred and five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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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. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 76 km S of Sand Point, Alaska.
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