A minor earthquake magnitude 3.6 (ml/mb) strikes 90 km SE of Adak, Alaska (56 miles) on Thursday. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 35 km (22 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: ak019697jeht, us60003rbw. Unique identifier: us60003rbw. The 3.6-magnitude earthquake was detected at 05:55:14 / 5:55 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 35 km, -175.7831° West, 51.2719° North. Global time and date of event 16/05/19 / 2019-05-16 17:55:14 / May 16, 2019 @ 5:55 pm UTC/GMT.
In the past 24 hours, there have been five, in the last 10 days eleven, in the past 30 days fourteen and in the last 365 days one hundred and twenty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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