A minor earthquake magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) strikes 61 km SSW of Kaktovik, Alaska (38 miles) on Thursday. The temblor was detected at 18:42:05 / 6:42 pm (local time epicenter). Event id: ak020fuvdjjz. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak020fuvdjjz. Exact location of event, depth 9.6 km, -144.0773° West, 69.6058° North. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 10/12/20 / 2020-12-10 18:42:05 / December 10, 2020 @ 6:42 pm. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 9.6 km (6 miles).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days fifty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 61 km SSW of Kaktovik, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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