A minor earthquake magnitude 3.9 (ml/mb) has struck on Tuesday, 54 km S of Adak, Alaska (34 miles). Event id: ak15581264. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak15581264. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 20.6 km (13 miles). The temblor was reported at 13:47:17 / 1:47 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -176.5225 West, latitude 51.3993 North, depth = 20.6 km. Global time and date of event 22/03/17 / 2017-03-22 01:47:17 / March 22, 2017 @ 1:47 am UTC/GMT.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days twelve and in the last 365 days one hundred and fourty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year.
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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: 54 km S of Adak, Alaska.
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