A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) was reported 191 km W of Adak, Alaska (119 miles) on Wednesday. Exact location of event, longitude -179.4106 West, latitude 51.7836 North, depth = 25 km. The temblor was detected at 10:41:48 / 10:41 am (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: ak020ft32lzq. Event ids that are associated: ak020ft32lzq. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 25 km (16 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact time and date of earthquake 09/12/20 / 2020-12-09 10:41:48 / December 9, 2020 @ 10:41 am UTC/GMT.
In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days seven and in the last 365 days three hundred and thirty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 191 km W of Adak, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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