A minor earthquake magnitude 3.5 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, 189 km WSW of Adak, Alaska (117 miles). Exact location of event, depth 22.5 km, -179.1312° West, 51.1852° North. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak021a3znzo. Id of event: ak021a3znzo. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 22.5 km (14 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 06/01/21 / 2021-01-06 11:36:46 / January 6, 2021 @ 11:36 am. The temblor was detected at 11:36:46 / 11:36 am (local time epicenter).
There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days seven, in the past 30 days fifteen and in the last 365 days two hundred and ninety-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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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: 189 km WSW of Adak, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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