A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.9 (ml/mb) was detected on Tuesday, 43 km S of Adak, Alaska (27 miles). The 3.9-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 15:47:18 / 3:47 pm (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak15581264, us20008tnf. Id of event: us20008tnf. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -176.6356 West, latitude 51.4927 North, depth = 45.17 km. The epicenter was at a depth of 45.17 km (28 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 22/03/17 / 2017-03-22 01:47:18 / March 22, 2017 @ 1:47 am.
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days fifteen and in the last 365 days one hundred and fifty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home 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: 43 km S of Adak, Alaska.
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