A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.6 (ml/mb) was detected on Tuesday, 56 km S of Adak, Alaska (35 miles). Exact location of event, depth 21.8 km, -176.6279° West, 51.3693° North. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 21.8 km (14 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was reported at 15:32:07 / 3:32 pm (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: ak019ghrwrog. Event ids that are associated: ak019ghrwrog. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 25/12/19 / 2019-12-25 03:32:07 / December 25, 2019 @ 3:32 am.
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days seventeen and in the last 365 days one hundred and eighty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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