A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) was detected on Friday, 41 km ESE of Nikolski, Alaska (25 miles). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 35 km (22 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was reported at 12:33:21 / 12:33 pm (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak0201426z9u, us60007hqj. Id of event: us60007hqj. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 24/01/20 / 2020-01-24 22:33:21 / January 24, 2020 @ 10:33 pm. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -168.2864 West, latitude 52.812 North, depth = 35 km.
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 0, in the past 30 days eight and in the last 365 days one hundred and eleven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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