A minor earthquake magnitude 3.9 (ml/mb) has occurred on Monday, 84 km SSE of Nikolski, Alaska (52 miles). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. The 3.9-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 06:25:45 / 6:25 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, -168.2557° West, 52.277° North, depth 10 km. All ids that are associated to the event: us6000543w. Unique identifier: us6000543w. Exact time and date of earthquake 12/08/19 / 2019-08-12 17:25:45 / August 12, 2019 @ 5:25 pm UTC/GMT.
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days eighty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year.
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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: 84 km SSE of Nikolski, Alaska.
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