A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.9 (ml/mb) was reported 73 km NNE of Adak, Alaska (45 miles) on Saturday. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 15/10/16 / 2016-10-15 23:40:49 / October 15, 2016 @ 11:40 pm. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 194.16 km (121 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was reported at 11:40:49 / 11:40 am (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude -176.2453° West, latitude 52.4924° North, depth = 194.16 km. All ids that are associated to the event: ak14212549, us20007g1s. Unique identifier: us20007g1s.
In the past 24 hours, there have been four, in the last 10 days ten, in the past 30 days seventeen and in the last 365 days fifty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 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. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 73 km NNE of Adak, Alaska.
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