A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) was detected on Friday, 104 km ESE of Adak, Alaska (65 miles). Id of earthquake: us60009zu6. Event ids that are associated: ak0206apgvqr, us60009zu6. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -175.2638 West, latitude 51.5207 North, depth = 35 km. Global time and date of event 16/05/20 / 2020-05-16 08:13:38 / May 16, 2020 @ 8:13 am UTC/GMT. The temblor was picked up at 20:13:38 / 8:13 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 35 km (22 miles) below the earth’s surface.
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 five, in the last 10 days twelve, in the past 30 days twenty-two and in the last 365 days one hundred and eighty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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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, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 104 km ESE of Adak, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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