A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) has struck on Friday, 78 km SE of Yunaska Island, Alaska (48 miles). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 77.5 km (48 miles) below the earth’s surface. Global time and date of event 25/12/15 / 2015-12-25 14:31:09 / December 25, 2015 @ 2:31 pm UTC/GMT. Event id: ak12302819. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak12302819. The temblor was detected at 03:31:09 / 3:31 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, -169.8238° West, 52.1657° North, depth 77.5 km.
There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days 0, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days three hundred and eighty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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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: 78 km SE of Yunaska Island, Alaska.
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