A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.6 (ml/mb) was detected on Sunday, 114 km SSE of Adak, Alaska (71 miles). Unique identifier: us6000dh2i. Ids that are associated to the event: us6000dh2i. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -176.2864 West, latitude 50.8709 North, depth = 29.71 km. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 29.71 km (18 miles) below the earth’s surface. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 07/02/21 / 2021-02-07 19:36:25 / February 7, 2021 @ 7:36 pm. The 3.6-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 19:36:25 / 7:36 pm (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days one hundred and seventy earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. 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: 114 km SSE of Adak, Alaska.
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