A minor earthquake magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) has struck on Thursday, 102 km SSE of Adak, Alaska (63 miles). The temblor was picked up at 04:32:43 / 4:32 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 15.76 km (10 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of earthquake, -176.0529° West, 51.0431° North, depth 15.76 km. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 30/08/18 / 2018-08-30 16:32:43 / August 30, 2018 @ 4:32 pm. All ids that are associated to the event: ak20238337, us2000h5nj. Unique identifier: us2000h5nj.
In the past 24 hours, there have been eight, in the last 10 days twelve, in the past 30 days seventeen and in the last 365 days one hundred and nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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