A minor earthquake with magnitude 3 (ml/mb) was reported 78 km SE of Adak, Alaska (48 miles) on Tuesday. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak13846732, us10006e5f. Id of event: us10006e5f. Exact location of earthquake, -175.7514° West, 51.4568° North, depth 44.2 km. The temblor was detected at 02:29:45 / 2:29 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 16/08/16 / 2016-08-16 14:29:45 / August 16, 2016 @ 2:29 pm. The epicenter was at a depth of 44.2 km (27 miles).
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days eight, in the past 30 days eleven and in the last 365 days two hundred and twenty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. 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. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 78 km SE of Adak, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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