A minor earthquake magnitude 3.5 (ml/mb) has struck on Friday, 46 km S of Adak, Alaska (29 miles). The temblor was detected at 02:15:51 / 2:15 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 31.8 km (20 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 17/02/17 / 2017-02-17 12:15:51 / February 17, 2017 @ 12:15 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of event, longitude -176.7158 West, latitude 51.4673 North, depth = 31.8 km. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak15285126. Id of event: ak15285126.
There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes 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 two, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days twenty-seven and in the last 365 days one hundred and fourty-eight 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, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 46 km S of Adak, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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