A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.6 (ml/mb) was detected on Wednesday, 138 km E of Atka, Alaska (86 miles). The temblor was detected at 21:47:04 / 9:47 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude -172.2013° West, latitude 52.3918° North, depth = 103.63 km. Id of earthquake: us7000cq0p. Event ids that are associated: ak020fhow52y, us7000cq0p. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 02/12/20 / 2020-12-02 21:47:04 / December 2, 2020 @ 9:47 pm. The epicenter was at a depth of 103.63 km (64 miles).
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been four, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days twelve and in the last 365 days one hundred and four 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: 138 km E of Atka, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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