A minor earthquake magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) strikes 81 km NNW of Arctic Village, Alaska (50 miles) on Monday. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 0 km (0 miles). Global time and date of event 17/12/19 / 2019-12-17 06:21:18 / December 17, 2019 @ 6:21 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of event, depth 0 km, -146.1958° West, 68.8168° North. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak019g4lbydx. Id of event: ak019g4lbydx. The temblor was picked up at 21:21:18 / 9:21 pm (local time epicenter).
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days one hundred and eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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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. 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: 81 km NNW of Arctic Village, Alaska.
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