A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) strikes 21 km NNE of Atka, Alaska (13 miles) on Saturday. Exact location, longitude -174.0692° West, latitude 52.3677° North, depth = 149.9 km. Exact time and date of earthquake 20/07/19 / 2019-07-20 19:11:04 / July 20, 2019 @ 7:11 pm UTC/GMT. The temblor was reported at 09:11:04 / 9:11 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 149.9 km (93 miles) below the earth’s surface. Event id: ak01998qecys. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak01998qecys.
There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days fifteen and in the last 365 days ninety-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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