A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) was detected on Friday, 35 km E of Adak, Alaska (22 miles). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 89.48 km (56 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of event, longitude -176.1166 West, latitude 51.8715 North, depth = 89.48 km. The temblor was detected at 09:44:24 / 9:44 am (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 09/10/20 / 2020-10-09 09:44:24 / October 9, 2020 @ 9:44 am. All ids that are associated to the event: ak020d06pllp, us6000c8cl. Unique identifier: us6000c8cl.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days eight, in the past 30 days seventeen and in the last 365 days two hundred and twenty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, that has occurred near: 35 km E of Adak, Alaska.
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