A minor earthquake with magnitude 3 (ml/mb) was reported 42 km SSW of Deltana, Alaska (26 miles) on Thursday. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 12.9 km (8 miles). The 3-magnitude earthquake was detected at 19:39:28 / 7:39 pm (local time epicenter). Event id: ak20455980. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak20455980. Exact time and date of earthquake 07/12/18 / 2018-12-07 04:39:28 / December 7, 2018 @ 4:39 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, -145.6618° West, 63.5481° North, depth 12.9 km.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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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. 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: 42 km SSW of Deltana, Alaska.
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