A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.9 (ml/mb) was detected on Friday, 191 km WSW of Adak, Alaska (119 miles). The 3.9-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 12:25:16 / 12:25 pm (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: us6000d62z. Ids that are associated to the event: ak020gjkrjde, us6000d62z. Global time and date of event 25/12/20 / 2020-12-25 12:25:16 / December 25, 2020 @ 12:25 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of event, longitude -179.2824 West, latitude 51.3784 North, depth = 82.91 km. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 82.91 km (52 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been twelve, in the last 10 days fourteen, in the past 30 days twenty-two and in the last 365 days three hundred and fourty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, that has occurred near: 191 km WSW of Adak, Alaska.
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