A minor earthquake magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) has occurred on Saturday, 53 km SE of Adak, Alaska (33 miles). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 29.16 km (18 miles). The 3.1-magnitude earthquake was detected at 20:42:10 / 8:42 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 29.16 km, -176.1238° West, 51.5298° North. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 14/10/18 / 2018-10-14 08:42:10 / October 14, 2018 @ 8:42 am. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak20280687, us1000hfse. Id of event: us1000hfse.
There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been seven, in the last 10 days eight, in the past 30 days eleven and in the last 365 days one hundred and thirty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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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, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 53 km SE of Adak, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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