A minor earthquake magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) strikes 132 km W of Adak, Alaska (82 miles) on Monday. Exact location of event, depth 138.7 km, -178.5379° West, 52.0848° North. The 3.2-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 07:22:29 / 7:22 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 138.7 km (86 miles) below the earth’s surface. Event id: ak020akhwmxm. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak020akhwmxm. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 17/08/20 / 2020-08-17 07:22:29 / August 17, 2020 @ 7:22 am.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been seven, in the last 10 days ten, in the past 30 days fourteen and in the last 365 days two hundred and seventy-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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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 W of Adak, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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