A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) was reported 97 km SSE of Adak, Alaska (60 miles) on Wednesday. Exact location of event, depth 4.9 km, -176.1074° West, 51.0698° North. The temblor was reported at 23:35:59 / 11:35 pm (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak20238243. Id of event: ak20238243. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 4.9 km (3 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 30/08/18 / 2018-08-30 11:35:59 / August 30, 2018 @ 11:35 am.
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been twenty, in the last 10 days twenty-two, in the past 30 days twenty-eight and in the last 365 days one hundred and twenty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity 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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