A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) was detected on Saturday, 134 km S of Kodiak Station, Alaska (83 miles). The 3.2-magnitude earthquake was detected at 13:24:30 / 1:24 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 10 km, -152.333° West, 56.5114° North. Global time and date of event 21/12/19 / 2019-12-21 23:24:30 / December 21, 2019 @ 11:24 pm UTC/GMT. Event id: ak019gbhmer5. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us70006pm2, ak019gbhmer5. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface.
In the past 24 hours, there have been nine, in the last 10 days twelve, in the past 30 days twelve and in the last 365 days thirty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. 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.
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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: 134 km S of Kodiak Station, Alaska.
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