A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.7 (ml/mb) was reported 68 km ESE of Adak, Alaska (42 miles) on Monday. Exact time and date of earthquake 18/05/20 / 2020-05-18 22:08:16 / May 18, 2020 @ 10:08 pm UTC/GMT. The temblor was reported at 10:08:16 / 10:08 am (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude -175.7893° West, latitude 51.5864° North, depth = 45.33 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 45.33 km (28 miles) below the earth’s surface. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak0206e8uj0z, us70009mmx. Id of event: us70009mmx.
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days fifteen and in the last 365 days one hundred and eighty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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