A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) was reported 132 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska (82 miles) on Friday. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 30.34 km (19 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -159.72 West, latitude 54.2326 North, depth = 30.34 km. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 04/12/20 / 2020-12-04 13:39:04 / December 4, 2020 @ 1:39 pm. Id of earthquake: us7000crv1. Event ids that are associated: ak020fkv5nm0, us7000crv1. The temblor was picked up at 13:39:04 / 1:39 pm (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been fourty-four, in the last 10 days seventy-seven, in the past 30 days two hundred and in the last 365 days one thousand, three hundred and twenty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city 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: 132 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska.
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