A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) was reported 267 km SW of Adak, Alaska (166 miles) on Saturday. Exact location of earthquake, -179.219° West, 50.1029° North, depth 20.91 km. Unique identifier: us7000d1pd. Ids that are associated to the event: ak021ewpvzc, us7000d1pd. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 20.91 km (13 miles) below the earth’s surface. The 3.4-magnitude earthquake was detected at 01:48:21 / 1:48 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 09/01/21 / 2021-01-09 01:48:21 / January 9, 2021 @ 1:48 am UTC/GMT.
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days eight and in the last 365 days eighty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Every 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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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 267 km SW of Adak, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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