A minor earthquake magnitude 3.9 (ml/mb) has occurred on Friday, 182 km WSW of Adak, Alaska (113 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: ak0212b2kzb3, us6000djjf. Unique identifier: us6000djjf. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 35.84 km (22 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was picked up at 23:03:03 / 11:03 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude -178.9988° West, latitude 51.1525° North, depth = 35.84 km. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 19/02/21 / 2021-02-19 23:03:03 / February 19, 2021 @ 11:03 pm.
In the past 24 hours, there have been seventeen, in the last 10 days twenty, in the past 30 days twenty-five and in the last 365 days one hundred and ninety-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 quakes in the world. 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: 182 km WSW of Adak, Alaska.
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