A minor earthquake magnitude 3.5 (ml/mb) strikes 47 km S of Adak, Alaska (29 miles) on Friday. The 3.5-magnitude earthquake was detected at 08:15:41 / 8:15 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, -176.7419° West, 51.454° North, depth 36.4 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 36.4 km (23 miles) below the earth’s surface. Global time and date of event 24/07/20 / 2020-07-24 08:15:41 / July 24, 2020 @ 8:15 am UTC/GMT. Id of earthquake: ak0209gtk9ic. Event ids that are associated: ak0209gtk9ic.
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days seven, in the past 30 days fourteen and in the last 365 days three hundred and fourty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year.
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