A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) was detected on Friday, 69 km SSW of Larsen Bay, Alaska (43 miles). The temblor was reported at 13:35:27 / 1:35 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 35.3 km (22 miles). Event id: ak20462620. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak20462620. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 07/12/18 / 2018-12-07 22:35:27 / December 7, 2018 @ 10:35 pm. Exact location of event, longitude -154.4415 West, latitude 56.9703 North, depth = 35.3 km.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days twenty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred 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. 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: 69 km SSW of Larsen Bay, Alaska.
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