A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) was detected on Tuesday, 56 km W of Kaltag, Alaska (35 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: ak020g2yeqx6. Unique identifier: ak020g2yeqx6. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 15/12/20 / 2020-12-15 07:24:47 / December 15, 2020 @ 7:24 am. The temblor was detected at 07:24:47 / 7:24 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 0 km (0 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -159.8776 West, latitude 64.3994 North, depth = 0 km.
There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. 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 one, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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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. 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: 56 km W of Kaltag, Alaska.
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