A minor earthquake magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) has struck on Wednesday, 55 km ESE of Adak, Alaska (34 miles). Exact location of event, depth 47.2 km, -175.9181° West, 51.674° North. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 47.2 km (29 miles) below the earth’s surface. Id of earthquake: ak16330911. Event ids that are associated: ak16330911. The 3.2-magnitude earthquake was detected at 22:28:59 / 10:28 pm (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 13/07/17 / 2017-07-13 08:28:59 / July 13, 2017 @ 8:28 am.
In the past 24 hours, there have been four, in the last 10 days ten, in the past 30 days eleven and in the last 365 days two hundred and six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 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. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 55 km ESE of Adak, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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