A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.5 (ml/mb) was reported 67 km ESE of Adak, Alaska (42 miles) on Monday. Event id: ak0206e8uj0z. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak0206e8uj0z. The 3.5-magnitude earthquake was detected at 10:08:16 / 10:08 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 18/05/20 / 2020-05-18 22:08:16 / May 18, 2020 @ 10:08 pm. Exact location of event, longitude -175.8364 West, latitude 51.5456 North, depth = 25.7 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 25.7 km (16 miles) below the earth’s surface.
There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days fourteen and in the last 365 days one hundred and seventy-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 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: 67 km ESE of Adak, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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