A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) has struck on Thursday, Southern Alaska (0 miles). The epicenter was at a depth of 11.6 km (7 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 06/12/18 / 2018-12-06 20:05:29 / December 6, 2018 @ 8:05 pm. All ids that are associated to the event: ak20453024. Unique identifier: ak20453024. The temblor was detected at 20:05:29 / 8:05 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude -146.7049° West, latitude 61.3637° North, depth = 11.6 km.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days eight and in the last 365 days thirty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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