A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) was detected on Saturday, 53 km S of Adak, Alaska (33 miles). The temblor was detected at 13:13:13 / 1:13 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 33.47 km (21 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -176.6221 West, latitude 51.3953 North, depth = 33.47 km. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 03/10/20 / 2020-10-03 13:13:13 / October 3, 2020 @ 1:13 pm. Id of earthquake: us6000c7dt. Event ids that are associated: ak020cqbokvf, us6000c7dt.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been five, in the last 10 days six, in the past 30 days fourteen and in the last 365 days three hundred and fifty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes 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. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 53 km S of Adak, Alaska.
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