A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.5 (ml/mb) was detected on Wednesday, 54 km ESE of Nikolski, Alaska (34 miles). Event id: us6000dcnv. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak021x9zniu, us6000dcnv. Global time and date of event 20/01/21 / 2021-01-20 12:16:38 / January 20, 2021 @ 12:16 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location, longitude -168.1237° West, latitude 52.7327° North, depth = 40.98 km. The 3.5-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 12:16:38 / 12:16 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 40.98 km (25 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been five, in the last 10 days seven, in the past 30 days twenty-four and in the last 365 days one hundred and seventy-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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