A minor earthquake magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) has occurred on Saturday, 90 km ESE of Adak, Alaska (56 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak13897669. Id of event: ak13897669. Exact location, longitude -175.5659° West, latitude 51.4313° North, depth = 31.3 km. The temblor was detected at 03:21:15 / 3:21 am (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 03/09/16 / 2016-09-03 15:21:15 / September 3, 2016 @ 3:21 pm. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 31.3 km (19 miles) below the earth’s surface.
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days eleven and in the last 365 days two hundred and fifty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity 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: 90 km ESE of Adak, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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