A minor earthquake magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) strikes 109 km S of Kodiak, Alaska (68 miles) on Friday. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 20/12/19 / 2019-12-20 11:10:15 / December 20, 2019 @ 11:10 am. Exact location of event, depth 1.9 km, -152.1193° West, 56.8193° North. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak019g9musxf. Id of event: ak019g9musxf. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 1.9 km (1 miles). The temblor was detected at 01:10:15 / 1:10 am (local time epicenter).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days thirteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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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: 109 km S of Kodiak, Alaska.
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