A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) was reported 95 km SE of Adak, Alaska (59 miles) on Saturday. Exact location of event, depth 25.1 km, -175.5288° West, 51.3812° North. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 25.1 km (16 miles) below the earth’s surface. Global time and date of event 24/11/19 / 2019-11-24 01:06:31 / November 24, 2019 @ 1:06 am UTC/GMT. Unique identifier: ak019f2gwmah. Ids that are associated to the event: ak019f2gwmah. The temblor was reported at 13:06:31 / 1:06 pm (local time epicenter).
There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been twenty-seven, in the last 10 days thirty-three, in the past 30 days thirty-six and in the last 365 days one hundred and twenty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. 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: 95 km SE of Adak, Alaska.
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