A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) was detected on Tuesday, 30 km SW of Adak, Alaska (19 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: ak020c7xr57g, us6000c6bw. Unique identifier: us6000c6bw. Exact location, longitude -176.9862° West, latitude 51.7099° North, depth = 87.79 km. Global time and date of event 22/09/20 / 2020-09-22 01:34:50 / September 22, 2020 @ 1:34 am UTC/GMT. The temblor was reported at 01:34:50 / 1:34 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 87.79 km (55 miles).
In the past 24 hours, there have been five, in the last 10 days ten, in the past 30 days seventeen and in the last 365 days three hundred and fifty-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. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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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: 30 km SW of Adak, Alaska.
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