A minor earthquake magnitude 3.9 (ml/mb) has struck on Friday, 76 km SE of Adak, Alaska (47 miles). The temblor was detected at 23:29:16 / 11:29 pm (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 28/01/17 / 2017-01-28 11:29:16 / January 28, 2017 @ 11:29 am UTC/GMT. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 20 km (12 miles). Exact location of event, longitude -176.0158 West, latitude 51.3153 North, depth = 20 km. Unique identifier: ak15174437. Ids that are associated to the event: ak15174437.
Each 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. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days one hundred and seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, that has occurred near: 76 km SE of Adak, Alaska.
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