A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) was detected on Thursday, 58 km S of Adak, Alaska (36 miles). The temblor was reported at 03:06:13 / 3:06 am (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: ak0207t76m5u. Event ids that are associated: ak0207t76m5u. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 29.6 km (18 miles) below the earth’s surface. Global time and date of event 18/06/20 / 2020-06-18 03:06:13 / June 18, 2020 @ 3:06 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -176.5791 West, latitude 51.3531 North, depth = 29.6 km.
There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days seven and in the last 365 days three hundred and twenty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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