A minor earthquake magnitude 3.5 (ml/mb) has struck on Wednesday, 51 km SSW of Adak, Alaska (32 miles). The 3.5-magnitude earthquake was detected at 11:33:44 / 11:33 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude -176.7984 West, latitude 51.4263 North, depth = 35 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 35 km (22 miles). Id of earthquake: us7000cdpa. Event ids that are associated: ak020dvn1qv6, us7000cdpa. Global time and date of event 28/10/20 / 2020-10-28 11:33:44 / October 28, 2020 @ 11:33 am UTC/GMT.
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been nine, in the last 10 days thirteen, in the past 30 days thirty and in the last 365 days three hundred and eighty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. 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: 51 km SSW of Adak, Alaska.
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