A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Thursday, 109 km W of Cantwell, Alaska (68 miles). The temblor was reported at 01:31:57 / 1:31 am (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 10/12/15 / 2015-12-10 10:31:57 / December 10, 2015 @ 10:31 am UTC/GMT. Exact location, longitude -151.098° West, latitude 63.2236° North, depth = 17 km. Unique identifier: ak12208729. Ids that are associated to the event: ak12208729. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 17 km (11 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days eighty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 109 km W of Cantwell, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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