A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.7 (ml/mb) was reported 32 km S of Adak, Alaska (20 miles) on Thursday. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 16/07/20 / 2020-07-16 16:07:39 / July 16, 2020 @ 4:07 pm. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 53.95 km (34 miles). Exact location, longitude -176.6743° West, latitude 51.58° North, depth = 53.95 km. Id of earthquake: us7000asf4. Event ids that are associated: ak02093pz8fi, us7000asf4. The 3.7-magnitude earthquake was detected at 16:07:39 / 4:07 pm (local time epicenter).
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 six, in the last 10 days eleven, in the past 30 days twenty-three and in the last 365 days three hundred and thirty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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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. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 32 km S of Adak, Alaska.
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