A minor earthquake magnitude 3.5 (ml/mb) has struck on Wednesday, 39 km SE of Adak, Alaska (24 miles). The 3.5-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 18:00:12 / 6:00 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 16/02/17 / 2017-02-16 04:00:12 / February 16, 2017 @ 4:00 am UTC/GMT. Unique identifier: us20008llu. Ids that are associated to the event: ak15276744, us20008llu. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 44.6 km (28 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of event, depth 44.6 km, -176.239° West, 51.6382° North.
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been eighteen, in the last 10 days eighteen, in the past 30 days thirty-two and in the last 365 days one hundred and thirty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 39 km SE of Adak, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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