A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) strikes 106 km SSW of Adak, Alaska (66 miles) on Saturday. The 2.8-magnitude earthquake was detected at 02:21:01 / 2:21 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 45.2 km (28 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 25/05/19 / 2019-05-25 14:21:01 / May 25, 2019 @ 2:21 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of event, depth 45.2 km, -177.1395° West, 50.9667° North. Id of earthquake: ak0196o1dw9v. Event ids that are associated: ak0196o1dw9v.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days seven, in the past 30 days seventeen and in the last 365 days one hundred and seventy-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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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. 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: 106 km SSW of Adak, Alaska.
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