A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.7 (ml/mb) was detected on Saturday, 75 km ESE of Sand Point, Alaska (47 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: ak0213b6lhia. Unique identifier: ak0213b6lhia. The temblor was picked up at 06:55:50 / 6:55 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude -159.4863 West, latitude 54.9915 North, depth = 6.7 km. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 6.7 km (4 miles) below the earth’s surface. Global time and date of event 13/03/21 / 2021-03-13 06:55:50 / March 13, 2021 @ 6:55 am UTC/GMT.
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days eight, in the past 30 days twenty-three and in the last 365 days one thousand, four hundred and ninety-seven 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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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 75 km ESE of Sand Point, Alaska.
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