A minor earthquake magnitude 3.7 (ml/mb) has occurred on Saturday, 216 km WSW of Adak, Alaska (134 miles). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 25.3 km (16 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of earthquake, -179.4063° West, 50.9815° North, depth 25.3 km. The 3.7-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 04:14:11 / 4:14 am (local time epicenter). Event id: ak0212cevgto. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak0212cevgto. Exact time and date of earthquake 20/02/21 / 2021-02-20 04:14:11 / February 20, 2021 @ 4:14 am UTC/GMT.
There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been eleven, in the last 10 days fourteen, in the past 30 days fifteen and in the last 365 days one hundred and sixty-eight 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.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity 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: 216 km WSW of Adak, Alaska.
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