A minor earthquake magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) has occurred on Friday, 50 km SE of Nikolski, Alaska (31 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 18/12/20 / 2020-12-18 23:03:00 / December 18, 2020 @ 11:03 pm. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 35 km (22 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was picked up at 23:03:00 / 11:03 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude -168.241 West, latitude 52.6787 North, depth = 35 km. Event id: us6000d3vp. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak020g86f4hu, us6000d3vp.
There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been four, in the last 10 days fourteen, in the past 30 days fourty-three and in the last 365 days one hundred and fifty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 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, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 50 km SE of Nikolski, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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