A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) was detected on Saturday, 40 km ESE of Atka, Alaska (25 miles). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 131.56 km (82 miles). Id of earthquake: us7000csgs. Event ids that are associated: ak020g9knaa6, us7000csgs. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 19/12/20 / 2020-12-19 07:39:08 / December 19, 2020 @ 7:39 am. Exact location of event, depth 131.56 km, -173.6293° West, 52.0911° North. The temblor was detected at 07:39:08 / 7:39 am (local time epicenter).
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. 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 three, in the past 30 days eleven and in the last 365 days ninety-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected 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. 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: 40 km ESE of Atka, Alaska.
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