A minor earthquake magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) strikes 130 km WSW of Adak, Alaska (81 miles) on Friday. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 87.56 km (54 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location, longitude -178.4673° West, latitude 51.6054° North, depth = 87.56 km. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 14/08/20 / 2020-08-14 00:30:02 / August 14, 2020 @ 12:30 am. Unique identifier: us7000bcfm. Ids that are associated to the event: ak020aff67u3, us7000bcfm. The 3.2-magnitude earthquake was detected at 00:30:02 / 12:30 am (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been fourteen, in the last 10 days eighteen, in the past 30 days twenty-eight and in the last 365 days three hundred and seventy-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year.
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