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Minor earthquake, 3.8 mag has occurred near Adak in Alaska

Earthquake location 51.1727S, -179.1306WA minor earthquake with magnitude 3.8 (ml/mb) was reported 190 km WSW of Adak, Alaska (118 miles) on Saturday. Exact location of event, longitude -179.1306 West, latitude 51.1727 North, depth = 38.65 km. The 3.8-magnitude earthquake was detected at 22:08:08 / 10:08 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 38.65 km (24 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 20/06/20 / 2020-06-20 22:08:08 / June 20, 2020 @ 10:08 pm UTC/GMT. All ids that are associated to the event: ak0207wtkylp, us6000afm6. Unique identifier: us6000afm6.

There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days seven, in the past 30 days eight and in the last 365 days three hundred and nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.

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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage 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: 190 km WSW of Adak, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.

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Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 3.8 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude -179.1306° West Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 51.1727° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 38.65 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 190 km WSW of Adak, Alaska Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2020-06-20 22:08:08 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2020-06-20 23:42:57 Time when the event was most recently updated. UTC/GMT
Timezone offset Timezone offset from UTC in minutes at the event epicenter.
Felt The total number of felt reports
CDI The maximum reported intensity for the event.
MMI The maximum estimated instrumental intensity for the event.
Alert Level The alert level from the PAGER earthquake impact scale. Green, Yellow, Orange or Red.
Review Status reviewed Indicates whether the event has been reviewed by a human.
Tsunami 0 This flag is set to "1" for large events in oceanic regions and "0" otherwise. The existence or value of this flag does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist.
SIG 222 A number describing how significant the event is. Larger numbers indicate a more significant event.
Network us The ID of a data contributor. Identifies the network considered to be the preferred source of information for this event.
Sources ,ak,us, A comma-separated list of network contributors.
Number of Stations Used The total number of Number of seismic stations which reported P- and S-arrival times for this earthquake.
Horizontal Distance 0.429 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 0.78 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 210 The largest azimuthal gap between azimuthally adjacent stations (in degrees).
Magnitude Type mb The method or algorithm used to calculate the preferred magnitude for the event.
Event Type earthquake Type of seismic event.
Event ID us6000afm6 Id of event.
Event Code 6000afm6 An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,ak0207wtkylp,us6000afm6, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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