A minor earthquake magnitude 3.9 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, 147 km E of Atka, Alaska (91 miles). Exact location of event, longitude -172.0672 West, latitude 52.0414 North, depth = 34.37 km. The 3.9-magnitude earthquake was detected at 18:28:07 / 6:28 pm (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: us7000cn2z. Event ids that are associated: ak020fhmzsxw, us7000cn2z. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 34.37 km (21 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 02/12/20 / 2020-12-02 18:28:07 / December 2, 2020 @ 6:28 pm.
In the past 24 hours, there have been eleven, in the last 10 days thirteen, in the past 30 days twenty and in the last 365 days one hundred and sixteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 147 km E of Atka, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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