A minor earthquake with magnitude 3 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, 119 km SSW of Fort McPherson, Canada (74 miles). The temblor was picked up at 10:52:50 / 10:52 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 12.7 km (8 miles). Exact location, longitude -135.5966° West, latitude 66.408° North, depth = 12.7 km. Event id: ak019aareskv. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak019aareskv. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 12/08/19 / 2019-08-12 18:52:50 / August 12, 2019 @ 6:52 pm.
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 one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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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. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, that has occurred near: 119 km SSW of Fort McPherson, Canada.
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