A minor earthquake magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) has occurred on Thursday, 121 km E of Chignik, Alaska (75 miles). Exact location, longitude -156.4712° West, latitude 56.1035° North, depth = 33.9 km. Id of earthquake: ak020gi0od3z. Event ids that are associated: ak020gi0od3z. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 33.9 km (21 miles). The 3.4-magnitude earthquake was detected at 18:04:53 / 6:04 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 24/12/20 / 2020-12-24 18:04:53 / December 24, 2020 @ 6:04 pm UTC/GMT.
Every 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 two, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days twenty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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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. 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: 121 km E of Chignik, Alaska.
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