A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Sunday, 97 km SSE of Nikolski, Alaska (60 miles). Exact location of earthquake, -168.3035° West, 52.137° North, depth 25.8 km. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 12/07/20 / 2020-07-12 08:12:19 / July 12, 2020 @ 8:12 am. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 25.8 km (16 miles) below the earth’s surface. The 3-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 08:12:19 / 8:12 am (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak0208wz3f6e. Id of event: ak0208wz3f6e.
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days six, in the past 30 days ten and in the last 365 days one hundred and nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. 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. 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: 97 km SSE of Nikolski, Alaska.
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