A minor earthquake magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) has struck on Monday, 50 km SSE of Amukta Island, Alaska (31 miles). Global time and date of event 09/12/19 / 2019-12-09 11:44:28 / December 9, 2019 @ 11:44 am UTC/GMT. The epicenter was at a depth of 15.8 km (10 miles). The 3.3-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 00:44:28 / 12:44 am (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: ak019frg5auu. Event ids that are associated: ak019frg5auu. Exact location of event, longitude -170.902 West, latitude 52.0937 North, depth = 15.8 km.
There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 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 three and in the last 365 days seventy-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking 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: 50 km SSE of Amukta Island, Alaska.
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