A minor earthquake magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, 55 km SSE of Adak, Alaska (34 miles). Exact location of earthquake, -176.2248° West, 51.4587° North, depth 21.1 km. Unique identifier: ak20238187. Ids that are associated to the event: ak20238187. Global time and date of event 30/08/18 / 2018-08-30 09:00:34 / August 30, 2018 @ 9:00 am UTC/GMT. The temblor was detected at 21:00:34 / 9:00 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 21.1 km (13 miles).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been seven, in the last 10 days nine, in the past 30 days fifteen and in the last 365 days one hundred and fifteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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