A minor earthquake magnitude 3.6 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, 284 km ESE of Kodiak, Alaska (176 miles). The temblor was picked up at 07:00:42 / 7:00 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 12.3 km (8 miles). Event id: ak019gi021yz. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak019gi021yz. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -148.4714 West, latitude 56.4019 North, depth = 12.3 km. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 25/12/19 / 2019-12-25 17:00:42 / December 25, 2019 @ 5:00 pm.
There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days twenty-six and in the last 365 days three hundred and sixty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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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: 284 km ESE of Kodiak, Alaska.
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