A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.9 (ml/mb) was reported 80 km SSE of Akutan, Alaska (50 miles) on Monday. The 3.9-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 08:11:35 / 8:11 am (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 14/12/20 / 2020-12-14 08:11:35 / December 14, 2020 @ 8:11 am. Exact location of earthquake, -165.4568° West, 53.4335° North, depth 35 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 35 km (22 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak020g1be10f, us7000cr24. Id of event: us7000cr24.
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days eight, in the past 30 days twenty and in the last 365 days one hundred and fourty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 80 km SSE of Akutan, Alaska.
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