A minor earthquake magnitude 3.8 (ml/mb) has occurred on Monday, 95 km S of Adak, Alaska (59 miles). The 3.8-magnitude earthquake was detected at 13:48:44 / 1:48 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 22.83 km, -176.7805° West, 51.0214° North. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 22.83 km (14 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak16001858, us10008rxv. Id of event: us10008rxv. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 09/05/17 / 2017-05-09 01:48:44 / May 9, 2017 @ 1:48 am.
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been fifty, in the last 10 days fifty-five, in the past 30 days fifty-seven and in the last 365 days two hundred and ten earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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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, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 95 km S of Adak, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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