A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) was detected on Saturday, 42 km ESE of Nikolski, Alaska (26 miles). The 3.2-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 02:14:28 / 2:14 am (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: us7000cphd. Event ids that are associated: us7000cphd. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 05/12/20 / 2020-12-05 02:14:28 / December 5, 2020 @ 2:14 am. Exact location of event, longitude -168.3033 West, latitude 52.7628 North, depth = 33.93 km. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 33.93 km (21 miles).
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days twelve, in the past 30 days nineteen and in the last 365 days one hundred and thirty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes 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. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 42 km ESE of Nikolski, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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