A minor earthquake magnitude 3.8 (ml/mb) has occurred on Friday, 88 km SW of Atka, Alaska (55 miles). The temblor was picked up at 12:45:07 / 12:45 pm (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 25/12/20 / 2020-12-25 12:45:07 / December 25, 2020 @ 12:45 pm. Exact location of event, longitude -175.2411 West, latitude 51.7205 North, depth = 44.56 km. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak020gjkvsrr, us6000d630. Id of event: us6000d630. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 44.56 km (28 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been seven, in the last 10 days eleven, in the past 30 days twenty-four and in the last 365 days one hundred and eighty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 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. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 88 km SW of Atka, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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