A minor earthquake magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) has occurred on Monday, 77 km NNW of Adak, Alaska (48 miles). Unique identifier: us10003msx. Ids that are associated to the event: ak11732114, us10003msx. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 06/10/15 / 2015-10-06 07:20:33 / October 6, 2015 @ 7:20 am. The temblor was picked up at 19:20:33 / 7:20 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 261.36 km (162 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location, longitude -177.0716° West, latitude 52.53° North, depth = 261.36 km.
In the past 24 hours, there have been four, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days thirty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes 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. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 77 km NNW of Adak, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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