A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) was detected on Sunday, 244 km SE of Chiniak, Alaska (152 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: ak020fo8gjvx, us7000cnp5. Unique identifier: us7000cnp5. Exact location, longitude -149.2265° West, latitude 56.1843° North, depth = 20.76 km. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 20.76 km (13 miles) below the earth’s surface. Global time and date of event 06/12/20 / 2020-12-06 17:13:20 / December 6, 2020 @ 5:13 pm UTC/GMT. The 3.3-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 17:13:20 / 5:13 pm (local time epicenter).
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. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days two hundred and three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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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, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 244 km SE of Chiniak, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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