A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) has struck on Thursday, 189 km WSW of Adak, Alaska (117 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -179.0934 West, latitude 51.143 North, depth = 33.06 km. Event id: us7000asfl. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak02093t1ddx, us7000asfl. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 33.06 km (21 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 16/07/20 / 2020-07-16 21:21:18 / July 16, 2020 @ 9:21 pm. The 3-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 21:21:18 / 9:21 pm (local time epicenter).
There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes 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 two, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days fifteen and in the last 365 days three hundred and sixteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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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: 189 km WSW of Adak, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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