A minor earthquake with magnitude 3 (ml/mb) was reported 69 km NNW of Adak, Alaska (43 miles) on Monday. The epicenter was at a depth of 254.5 km (158 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak11732114. Id of event: ak11732114. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 06/10/15 / 2015-10-06 07:20:32 / October 6, 2015 @ 7:20 am. The 3-magnitude earthquake was detected at 19:20:32 / 7:20 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -177.1673 West, latitude 52.4165 North, depth = 254.5 km.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days thirty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 69 km NNW of Adak, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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