A minor earthquake magnitude 3.8 (ml/mb) strikes 50 km S of Adak, Alaska (31 miles) on Thursday. Exact location of event, longitude -176.7679 West, latitude 51.4351 North, depth = 35 km. The temblor was detected at 10:56:51 / 10:56 am (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: us1000hsf9. Event ids that are associated: ak20362827, us1000hsf9. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 35 km (22 miles) below the earth’s surface. Global time and date of event 15/11/18 / 2018-11-15 20:56:51 / November 15, 2018 @ 8:56 pm UTC/GMT.
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been five, in the last 10 days six, in the past 30 days eight and in the last 365 days one hundred and fifty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year.
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