A minor earthquake magnitude 3.7 (ml/mb) has occurred on Tuesday, 106 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska (66 miles). The temblor was detected at 23:18:54 / 11:18 pm (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: ak021264296r. Event ids that are associated: ak021264296r. Global time and date of event 16/02/21 / 2021-02-16 23:18:54 / February 16, 2021 @ 11:18 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location, longitude -159.6578° West, latitude 54.5164° North, depth = 14.7 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 14.7 km (9 miles).
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days thirty-five and in the last 365 days one thousand, four hundred and eighty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year.
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