A minor earthquake magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) has struck on Wednesday, 39 km ESE of Nikolski, Alaska (24 miles). Exact location of event, depth 36.3 km, -168.3658° West, 52.7437° North. Event id: us7000cq09. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak020fheqr9t, us7000cq09. The 3.2-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 04:42:31 / 4:42 am (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 02/12/20 / 2020-12-02 04:42:31 / December 2, 2020 @ 4:42 am. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 36.3 km (23 miles).
There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been sixteen, in the last 10 days twenty-three, in the past 30 days thirty-two and in the last 365 days one hundred and thirty-nine 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.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. 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: 39 km ESE of Nikolski, Alaska.
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