A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) was detected on Sunday, 215 km WSW of Adak, Alaska (134 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: ak020c4mimrj. Unique identifier: ak020c4mimrj. Exact location of earthquake, -179.6812° West, 51.4782° North, depth 5.1 km. The temblor was picked up at 01:07:28 / 1:07 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 5.1 km (3 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 20/09/20 / 2020-09-20 01:07:28 / September 20, 2020 @ 1:07 am.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days fourteen and in the last 365 days two hundred and fourty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 215 km WSW of Adak, Alaska.
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