A minor earthquake magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Sunday, 109 km SSE of Adak, Alaska (68 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 27/08/18 / 2018-08-27 01:40:18 / August 27, 2018 @ 1:40 am UTC/GMT. Id of earthquake: ak20227735. Event ids that are associated: ak20227735. The 3.3-magnitude earthquake was detected at 13:40:18 / 1:40 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude -176.1144° West, latitude 50.9559° North, depth = 41.7 km. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 41.7 km (26 miles).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days eighty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Every 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, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 109 km SSE of Adak, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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