A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.9 (ml/mb) was reported 54 km SE of Adak, Alaska (34 miles) on Saturday. The temblor was detected at 11:27:58 / 11:27 am (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: ak14444814. Ids that are associated to the event: ak14444814. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 26/11/16 / 2016-11-26 23:27:58 / November 26, 2016 @ 11:27 pm. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 35.1 km (22 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location, longitude -176.1693° West, latitude 51.4955° North, depth = 35.1 km.
There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days one hundred and twelve earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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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: 54 km SE of Adak, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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