A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) was detected on Wednesday, 27 km SSW of Adak, Alaska (17 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 22/04/20 / 2020-04-22 13:42:48 / April 22, 2020 @ 1:42 pm. The temblor was detected at 03:42:48 / 3:42 am (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: ak020573pygw. Ids that are associated to the event: ak020573pygw. Exact location of event, longitude -176.8102 West, latitude 51.6485 North, depth = 65.9 km. The epicenter was at a depth of 65.9 km (41 miles).
In the past 24 hours, there have been seven, in the last 10 days eight, in the past 30 days twenty-two and in the last 365 days three hundred and twenty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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