A minor earthquake magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) strikes 65 km SW of Unalaska, Alaska (40 miles) on Sunday. Global time and date of event 06/12/20 / 2020-12-06 23:09:53 / December 6, 2020 @ 11:09 pm UTC/GMT. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 38.04 km (24 miles) below the earth’s surface. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak020foc0cxv, us7000cqph. Id of event: us7000cqph. Exact location, longitude -167.1747° West, latitude 53.421° North, depth = 38.04 km. The temblor was detected at 23:09:53 / 11:09 pm (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been eight, in the last 10 days twenty-three, in the past 30 days thirty-seven and in the last 365 days one hundred and fourty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world.
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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: 65 km SW of Unalaska, Alaska.
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