A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.9 (ml/mb) was reported 71 km NE of Adak, Alaska (44 miles) on Tuesday. The temblor was reported at 08:19:06 / 8:19 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 153.83 km, -175.8463° West, 52.2956° North. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 153.83 km (96 miles) below the earth’s surface. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak020am60q4c, us7000bclu. Id of event: us7000bclu. Exact time and date of earthquake 18/08/20 / 2020-08-18 08:19:06 / August 18, 2020 @ 8:19 am UTC/GMT.
In the past 24 hours, there have been six, in the last 10 days nine, in the past 30 days twelve and in the last 365 days one hundred and fifty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 71 km NE of Adak, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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