A minor earthquake with magnitude 3 (ml/mb) was reported 190 km S of Adak, Alaska (118 miles) on Saturday. Global time and date of event 18/07/20 / 2020-07-18 21:33:09 / July 18, 2020 @ 9:33 pm UTC/GMT. The 3-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 21:33:09 / 9:33 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude -176.9547 West, latitude 50.1707 North, depth = 10 km. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak0209746lub, us6000b93j. Id of event: us6000b93j. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles).
There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days twenty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 190 km S of Adak, Alaska.
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