A minor earthquake magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) has occurred on Saturday, 71 km ESE of Adak, Alaska (44 miles). Event id: us70009m5w. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak0205zbieug, us70009m5w. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 70.33 km (44 miles). The temblor was detected at 09:56:25 / 9:56 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 70.33 km, -175.65° West, 51.728° North. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 09/05/20 / 2020-05-09 19:56:25 / May 9, 2020 @ 7:56 pm.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been six, in the last 10 days nine, in the past 30 days twenty-one and in the last 365 days one hundred and ninety-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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