A minor earthquake magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) has struck on Wednesday, 12 km SE of Akutan, Alaska (7 miles). Id of earthquake: ak12350752. Event ids that are associated: ak12350752. Exact location, longitude -165.6485° West, latitude 54.0483° North, depth = 104.3 km. The temblor was picked up at 11:01:41 / 11:01 am (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 30/12/15 / 2015-12-30 20:01:41 / December 30, 2015 @ 8:01 pm. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 104.3 km (65 miles) below the earth’s surface.
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 seventy-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. 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.
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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. 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: 12 km SE of Akutan, Alaska.
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