A minor earthquake with magnitude 3 (ml/mb) was reported 77 km SSE of Adak, Alaska (48 miles) on Tuesday. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 41.6 km (26 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak15680388, us10008fll. Id of event: us10008fll. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -176.3526 West, latitude 51.2068 North, depth = 41.6 km. Global time and date of event 04/04/17 / 2017-04-04 15:55:28 / April 4, 2017 @ 3:55 pm UTC/GMT. The 3-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 03:55:28 / 3:55 am (local time epicenter).
There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been thirty-five, in the last 10 days thirty-seven, in the past 30 days fourty-one and in the last 365 days one hundred and fifty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 77 km SSE of Adak, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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