A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Sunday, 119 km ENE of Noatak, Alaska (74 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 22/12/19 / 2019-12-22 20:07:33 / December 22, 2019 @ 8:07 pm. The 3-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 11:07:33 / 11:07 am (local time epicenter). Event id: ak019gd39sei. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak019gd39sei. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 35.3 km (22 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -160.2356 West, latitude 67.8287 North, depth = 35.3 km.
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes 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 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 have been detected in the same area.
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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: 119 km ENE of Noatak, Alaska.
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