A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.9 (ml/mb) was detected on Saturday, 49 km S of Adak, Alaska (30 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us1000jkvk. Id of event: us1000jkvk. Exact location, longitude -176.7068° West, latitude 51.4379° North, depth = 39.67 km. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 23/03/19 / 2019-03-23 21:46:43 / March 23, 2019 @ 9:46 pm. The temblor was reported at 11:46:43 / 11:46 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 39.67 km (25 miles) below the earth’s surface.
There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days seven and in the last 365 days one hundred and fourty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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