A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) strikes 4 km WNW of Robbinston, Maine (2 miles) on Wednesday. Exact time and date of earthquake 09/12/20 / 2020-12-09 12:31:16 / December 9, 2020 @ 12:31 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of event, depth 7.72 km, -67.1595° West, 45.0951° North. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 7.72 km (5 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us7000cpfi. Id of event: us7000cpfi. The 3-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 12:31:16 / 12:31 pm (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 one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 4 km WNW of Robbinston, Maine.
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