Minor earthquake, 3.2 mag was detected near Adak in Alaska


Earthquake location 51.097S, -178.3974WA minor earthquake with magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) was reported 149 km SW of Adak, Alaska (93 miles) on Monday. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak020b7vp177, us7000bn1t. Id of event: us7000bn1t. Exact location of event, depth 30.36 km, -178.3974° West, 51.097° North. The temblor was detected at 21:10:49 / 9:10 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 30.36 km (19 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 31/08/20 / 2020-08-31 21:10:49 / August 31, 2020 @ 9:10 pm.

Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been eleven, in the last 10 days fourteen, in the past 30 days twenty-three and in the last 365 days four hundred and thirty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.

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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. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, that has occurred near: 149 km SW of Adak, Alaska.

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