A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.6 (ml/mb) was reported 17 km NNE of Perryville, Alaska (11 miles) on Sunday. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -159.0355 West, latitude 56.0576 North, depth = 95.2 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 95.2 km (59 miles). Event id: us7000cnk9. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us7000cnk9. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 06/12/20 / 2020-12-06 04:46:51 / December 6, 2020 @ 4:46 am. The 3.6-magnitude earthquake was detected at 04:46:51 / 4:46 am (local time epicenter).
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days eight and in the last 365 days ninety-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes 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: 17 km NNE of Perryville, Alaska.
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