A minor earthquake magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) has struck on Wednesday, 74 km SE of Adak, Alaska (46 miles). The 3.3-magnitude earthquake was detected at 00:51:48 / 12:51 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 20.5 km (13 miles). Exact location of earthquake, -176.0144° West, 51.322° North, depth 20.5 km. All ids that are associated to the event: ak020by019qa. Unique identifier: ak020by019qa. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 16/09/20 / 2020-09-16 00:51:48 / September 16, 2020 @ 12:51 am.
Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days seven and in the last 365 days two hundred and eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 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, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 74 km SE of Adak, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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