A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) has struck on Friday, 269 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (167 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 06/12/19 / 2019-12-06 13:22:09 / December 6, 2019 @ 1:22 pm. Unique identifier: ak019fmild41. Ids that are associated to the event: ak019fmild41. The epicenter was at a depth of 11.8 km (7 miles). The 3-magnitude earthquake was detected at 03:22:09 / 3:22 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 11.8 km, -149.4865° West, 55.9739° North.
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. In the past 24 hours, there have been six, in the last 10 days thirteen, in the past 30 days thirty-six and in the last 365 days three hundred and sixty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home 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: 269 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska.
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