A minor earthquake magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) has struck on Tuesday, 64 km ENE of Adak, Alaska (40 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 18/08/20 / 2020-08-18 08:19:07 / August 18, 2020 @ 8:19 am. The temblor was picked up at 08:19:07 / 8:19 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, -175.7218° West, 51.9911° North, depth 153.7 km. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 153.7 km (96 miles) below the earth’s surface. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak020am60q4c. Id of event: ak020am60q4c.
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been five, in the last 10 days eight, in the past 30 days sixteen and in the last 365 days one hundred and ninety-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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