A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) was reported 85 km W of Nikolski, Alaska (53 miles) on Sunday. Event id: us7000csqs. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak020gba0ini, us7000csqs. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 138.46 km (86 miles). The temblor was detected at 10:46:56 / 10:46 am (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 20/12/20 / 2020-12-20 10:46:56 / December 20, 2020 @ 10:46 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of event, depth 138.46 km, -170.1326° West, 52.8853° North.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days fourteen and in the last 365 days one hundred and twenty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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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: 85 km W of Nikolski, Alaska.
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