A minor earthquake magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) strikes 44 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska (27 miles) on Tuesday. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 12.1 km (8 miles). The 3.3-magnitude earthquake was detected at 10:13:14 / 10:13 am (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: ak0211ubj1es. Event ids that are associated: ak0211ubj1es. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 09/02/21 / 2021-02-09 10:13:14 / February 9, 2021 @ 10:13 am. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -160.3223 West, latitude 54.9467 North, depth = 12.1 km.
In the past 24 hours, there have been seven, in the last 10 days sixteen, in the past 30 days seventy-six and in the last 365 days one thousand, four hundred and twenty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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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. 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: 44 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska.
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