A minor earthquake magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) has occurred on Thursday, 35 km SW of Adak, Alaska (22 miles). The temblor was reported at 22:12:10 / 10:12 pm (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 03/08/18 / 2018-08-03 08:12:10 / August 3, 2018 @ 8:12 am. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -176.9544 West, latitude 51.614 North, depth = 45.99 km. The epicenter was at a depth of 45.99 km (29 miles). Id of earthquake: us1000g557. Event ids that are associated: ak20004365, us1000g557.
In the past 24 hours, there have been fourteen, in the last 10 days sixteen, in the past 30 days twenty-five and in the last 365 days one hundred and eighty-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. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 35 km SW of Adak, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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