A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) strikes 56 km WSW of Amatignak Island, Alaska (35 miles) on Sunday. Exact location, longitude -179.8057° West, latitude 51.0035° North, depth = 6.7 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 6.7 km (4 miles). Event id: ak02018se56x. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak02018se56x. The 2.8-magnitude earthquake was detected at 20:20:08 / 8:20 pm (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 27/01/20 / 2020-01-27 08:20:08 / January 27, 2020 @ 8:20 am.
In the past 24 hours, there have been twenty-six, in the last 10 days fifty-six, in the past 30 days sixty-five and in the last 365 days one hundred and sixty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. 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.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 56 km WSW of Amatignak Island, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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