A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) was reported 59 km NE of Adak, Alaska (37 miles) on Monday. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -176.0678 West, latitude 52.268 North, depth = 196.16 km. The epicenter was at a depth of 196.16 km (122 miles). The temblor was reported at 23:23:27 / 11:23 pm (local time epicenter). Event id: us10003pm7. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak11738501, us10003pm7. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 13/10/15 / 2015-10-13 08:23:27 / October 13, 2015 @ 8:23 am.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days thirteen and in the last 365 days one hundred and four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world.
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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. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 59 km NE of Adak, Alaska.
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