A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Thursday, 44 kilometers (27 miles) from Kodiak in Alaska. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 26/12/19 / 2019-12-26 21:33:33 / December 26, 2019 @ 9:33 pm. The 3-magnitude earthquake was detected at 12:33:33 / 12:33 pm (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: ak019gjq66xc. Ids that are associated to the event: ak019gjq66xc. Exact location of event, depth 34.6 km, -152.1173° West, 57.4256° North. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 34.6 km (21 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Epicenter of the earthquake was 44 km (27 miles) from Kodiak (c. 6 100 pop). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Kodiak. Country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days thirteen, in the past 30 days fourteen and in the last 365 days twenty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected 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. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, that has occurred near: 44 km SSE of Kodiak, Alaska.
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