A minor earthquake magnitude 3.6 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, 107 km SSE of Adak, Alaska (66 miles). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 28.97 km (18 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of event, longitude -176.08 West, latitude 50.9847 North, depth = 28.97 km. Global time and date of event 29/08/18 / 2018-08-29 16:58:57 / August 29, 2018 @ 4:58 pm UTC/GMT. The temblor was reported at 04:58:57 / 4:58 am (local time epicenter). Event id: us2000h50v. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak20237644, us2000h50v.
In the past 24 hours, there have been six, in the last 10 days eight, in the past 30 days thirteen and in the last 365 days ninety-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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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, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 107 km SSE of Adak, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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