A minor earthquake magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Tuesday, 32 km ESE of Adak, Alaska (20 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 18/08/20 / 2020-08-18 13:11:35 / August 18, 2020 @ 1:11 pm. The 3.3-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 13:11:35 / 1:11 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude -176.2224 West, latitude 51.7327 North, depth = 65.5 km. Event id: ak020am8y8mt. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak020am8y8mt. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 65.5 km (41 miles).
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 six, in the past 30 days twelve and in the last 365 days two hundred and sixty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity 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: 32 km ESE of Adak, Alaska.
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