A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.6 (ml/mb) was detected on Saturday, 108 km SW of Adak, Alaska (67 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 29/08/20 / 2020-08-29 00:19:06 / August 29, 2020 @ 12:19 am. Exact location, longitude -177.7779° West, latitude 51.2112° North, depth = 35 km. The 3.6-magnitude earthquake was detected at 00:19:06 / 12:19 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 35 km (22 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak020b4862nz, us7000bp08. Id of event: us7000bp08.
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been eleven, in the last 10 days twelve, in the past 30 days twenty-four and in the last 365 days three 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.
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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: 108 km SW of Adak, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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