A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) was detected on Sunday, 13 km SSE of Skwentna, Alaska (8 miles). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 85 km (53 miles). The temblor was reported at 17:40:03 / 5:40 pm (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: ak020fztdq0g. Ids that are associated to the event: ak020fztdq0g. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -151.3156 West, latitude 61.8757 North, depth = 85 km. Exact time and date of earthquake 13/12/20 / 2020-12-13 17:40:03 / December 13, 2020 @ 5:40 pm UTC/GMT.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days eight and in the last 365 days eighty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage 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: 13 km SSE of Skwentna, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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