A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, 243 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (151 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 30/12/19 / 2019-12-30 13:52:26 / December 30, 2019 @ 1:52 pm. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -150.1178 West, latitude 55.9991 North, depth = 10 km. Event id: us70006wez. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak019gq7ocs3, us70006wez. The temblor was picked up at 03:52:26 / 3:52 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been nine, in the last 10 days sixteen, in the past 30 days fourty-one and in the last 365 days three hundred and seventy-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world.
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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 information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 243 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska.
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