A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) was detected on Thursday, 154 km SSE of Adak, Alaska (96 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak020cyqcprf, us6000c8nr. Id of event: us6000c8nr. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 30.35 km (19 miles). The temblor was picked up at 21:50:11 / 9:50 pm (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 08/10/20 / 2020-10-08 21:50:11 / October 8, 2020 @ 9:50 pm. Exact location of event, depth 30.35 km, -176.1639° West, 50.5187° North.
There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been eight, in the last 10 days ten, in the past 30 days fifteen and in the last 365 days one hundred and sixteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city 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: 154 km SSE of Adak, Alaska.
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