A minor earthquake magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) has occurred on Thursday, 66 km SE of Adak, Alaska (41 miles). Exact location of event, depth 35 km, -175.9178° West, 51.4816° North. Exact time and date of earthquake 13/08/20 / 2020-08-13 02:34:00 / August 13, 2020 @ 2:34 am UTC/GMT. Unique identifier: us6000bdsy. Ids that are associated to the event: ak020adsul9x, us6000bdsy. The 3.1-magnitude earthquake was detected at 02:34:00 / 2:34 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 35 km (22 miles).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days nine and in the last 365 days two hundred and four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity 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: 66 km SE of Adak, Alaska.
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