A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) strikes 53 km SE of Adak, Alaska (33 miles) on Friday. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 35.58 km (22 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of event, longitude -176.1994 West, latitude 51.4964 North, depth = 35.58 km. The 3-magnitude earthquake was detected at 09:27:19 / 9:27 am (local time epicenter). Event id: us600084zg. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak02022rujqz, us600084zg. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 14/02/20 / 2020-02-14 21:27:19 / February 14, 2020 @ 9:27 pm.
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been four, in the last 10 days twenty, in the past 30 days fourty-four and in the last 365 days one hundred and seventy-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city 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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