A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) was detected on Saturday, 93 km SE of Akutan, Alaska (58 miles). The 2.8-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 11:28:03 / 11:28 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 26.92 km (17 miles) below the earth’s surface. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 11/01/20 / 2020-01-11 22:28:03 / January 11, 2020 @ 10:28 pm. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak020ik6dop, us60007de3. Id of event: us60007de3. Exact location of earthquake, -164.8814° West, 53.487° North, depth 26.92 km.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days eight and in the last 365 days one hundred and three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking 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: 93 km SE of Akutan, Alaska.
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