A minor earthquake magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) has occurred on Monday, 49 km N of Adak, Alaska (30 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 01/08/17 / 2017-08-01 00:38:48 / August 1, 2017 @ 12:38 am. Exact location of earthquake, -176.5878° West, 52.3232° North, depth 204.8 km. The temblor was detected at 12:38:48 / 12:38 pm (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak16392574. Id of event: ak16392574. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 204.8 km (127 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been seven, in the last 10 days seven, in the past 30 days fourteen and in the last 365 days one hundred and twenty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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