A minor earthquake magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) has struck on Thursday, 134 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska (83 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 03/12/20 / 2020-12-03 06:17:22 / December 3, 2020 @ 6:17 am. Exact location of event, longitude -159.6231 West, latitude 54.2387 North, depth = 25.98 km. The 3.4-magnitude earthquake was detected at 06:17:22 / 6:17 am (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us7000cmha. Id of event: us7000cmha. The epicenter was at a depth of 25.98 km (16 miles).
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days ninety-five and in the last 365 days one thousand, two hundred earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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: 134 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska.
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