A minor earthquake magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) has occurred on Sunday, 143 km S of Kodiak Station, Alaska (89 miles). Id of earthquake: ak019gd4511d. Event ids that are associated: ak019gd4511d. Exact location, longitude -152.3052° West, latitude 56.4846° North, depth = 5.3 km. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 22/12/19 / 2019-12-22 21:53:07 / December 22, 2019 @ 9:53 pm. The 3.1-magnitude earthquake was detected at 11:53:07 / 11:53 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 5.3 km (3 miles).
There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been sixteen, in the last 10 days nineteen, in the past 30 days twenty and in the last 365 days thirty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 143 km S of Kodiak Station, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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