A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, 132 km SW of Adak, Alaska (82 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 10/08/20 / 2020-08-10 02:42:36 / August 10, 2020 @ 2:42 am. The temblor was reported at 02:42:36 / 2:42 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, -178.1779° West, 51.1709° North, depth 22.3 km. All ids that are associated to the event: ak020a8uabww. Unique identifier: ak020a8uabww. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 22.3 km (14 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days sixteen and in the last 365 days three hundred and thirty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 132 km SW of Adak, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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