A minor earthquake magnitude 3.6 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, 241 km SSE of False Pass, Alaska (150 miles). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 24.44 km (15 miles) below the earth’s surface. Event id: us6000d6e3. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak020gmp8t6v, us6000d6e3. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -162.1632 West, latitude 52.8147 North, depth = 24.44 km. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 27/12/20 / 2020-12-27 01:17:46 / December 27, 2020 @ 1:17 am. The 3.6-magnitude earthquake was detected at 01:17:46 / 1:17 am (local time epicenter).
There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days thirty-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, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 241 km SSE of False Pass, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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