A minor earthquake magnitude 3.5 (ml/mb) strikes 48 km SE of Adak, Alaska (30 miles) on Tuesday. The temblor was reported at 15:28:10 / 3:28 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 34.9 km (22 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location, longitude -176.1505° West, latitude 51.5761° North, depth = 34.9 km. All ids that are associated to the event: ak15686875. Unique identifier: ak15686875. Exact time and date of earthquake 05/04/17 / 2017-04-05 01:28:10 / April 5, 2017 @ 1:28 am UTC/GMT.
In the past 24 hours, there have been thirty, in the last 10 days thirty, in the past 30 days thirty-six and in the last 365 days one hundred and fifty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. 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.
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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. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 48 km SE of Adak, Alaska.
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