A minor earthquake with magnitude 3 (ml/mb) was detected on Wednesday, 97 km SSE of Adak, Alaska (60 miles). The temblor was picked up at 05:15:36 / 5:15 am (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude -176.1037° West, latitude 51.0705° North, depth = 23.3 km. Id of earthquake: ak20237648. Event ids that are associated: ak20237648. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 23.3 km (14 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 29/08/18 / 2018-08-29 17:15:36 / August 29, 2018 @ 5:15 pm UTC/GMT.
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 one hundred and five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 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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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: 97 km SSE of Adak, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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