A minor earthquake magnitude 3.8 (ml/mb) strikes 90 km SE of Sand Point, Alaska (56 miles) on Friday. The 3.8-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 00:11:28 / 12:11 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 31.64 km (20 miles) below the earth’s surface. Event id: us7000dfs4. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak0212xugmrt, us7000dfs4. Exact location of event, longitude -159.6259 West, latitude 54.6968 North, depth = 31.64 km. Global time and date of event 05/03/21 / 2021-03-05 00:11:28 / March 5, 2021 @ 12:11 am UTC/GMT.
In the past 24 hours, there have been six, in the last 10 days eight, in the past 30 days twenty-eight and in the last 365 days one thousand, five hundred and fourteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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: 90 km SE of Sand Point, Alaska.
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