A minor earthquake magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) strikes 18 km W of Adak, Alaska (11 miles) on Friday. Exact location of event, longitude -176.9264 West, latitude 51.8556 North, depth = 10.1 km. The 3.4-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 23:50:48 / 11:50 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10.1 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. All ids that are associated to the event: ak18307066, us1000cfe3. Unique identifier: us1000cfe3. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 03/02/18 / 2018-02-03 09:50:48 / February 3, 2018 @ 9:50 am.
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been nine, in the last 10 days fourteen, in the past 30 days eighteen and in the last 365 days six hundred and seventy-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. 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, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 18 km W of Adak, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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