A minor earthquake magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Sunday, 63 km SSW of Nikolski, Alaska (39 miles). The 3.3-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 17:30:17 / 5:30 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 20/12/20 / 2020-12-20 17:30:17 / December 20, 2020 @ 5:30 pm UTC/GMT. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 21.7 km (13 miles) below the earth’s surface. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak020gbe31ol. Id of event: ak020gbe31ol. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -169.1714 West, latitude 52.4036 North, depth = 21.7 km.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been nine, in the last 10 days seventeen, in the past 30 days fourty-seven and in the last 365 days one hundred and eighty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 63 km SSW of Nikolski, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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