A minor earthquake magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) has occurred on Tuesday, 63 km SSW of Adak, Alaska (39 miles). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 35 km (22 miles). Unique identifier: us600085jm. Ids that are associated to the event: ak02029dhkk8, us600085jm. Exact time and date of earthquake 18/02/20 / 2020-02-18 20:41:49 / February 18, 2020 @ 8:41 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -176.8669 West, latitude 51.322 North, depth = 35 km. The temblor was detected at 08:41:49 / 8:41 am (local time epicenter).
Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been nine, in the last 10 days fifteen, in the past 30 days one hundred and fourty-three and in the last 365 days three hundred and fifteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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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. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 63 km SSW of Adak, Alaska.
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