A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.6 (ml/mb) was reported 70 km NNE of Dawson, Canada (43 miles) on Thursday. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 8.7 km (5 miles). Event id: ak019fky76br. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak019fky76br. Exact location of event, longitude -138.8264 West, latitude 64.6352 North, depth = 8.7 km. The temblor was picked up at 10:50:06 / 10:50 am (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 05/12/19 / 2019-12-05 18:50:06 / December 5, 2019 @ 6:50 pm UTC/GMT.
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 occurred nearby. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes 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: 70 km NNE of Dawson, Canada.
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