A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) was reported 107 km S of Adak, Alaska (66 miles) on Thursday. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 28.8 km (18 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -176.8115 West, latitude 50.9114 North, depth = 28.8 km. Id of earthquake: us7000cb60. Event ids that are associated: ak020dls3p77, us7000cb60. Exact time and date of earthquake 22/10/20 / 2020-10-22 15:16:19 / October 22, 2020 @ 3:16 pm UTC/GMT. The 3.3-magnitude earthquake was detected at 15:16:19 / 3:16 pm (local time epicenter).
Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been seven, in the last 10 days thirteen, in the past 30 days twenty-four and in the last 365 days two hundred and seventeen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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: 107 km S of Adak, Alaska.
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