A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) was detected on Saturday, 92 km SW of Atka, Alaska (57 miles). Unique identifier: ak02015okrw7. Ids that are associated to the event: ak02015okrw7. The temblor was picked up at 08:39:31 / 8:39 am (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 25/01/20 / 2020-01-25 20:39:31 / January 25, 2020 @ 8:39 pm UTC/GMT. The epicenter was at a depth of 37.1 km (23 miles). Exact location of event, depth 37.1 km, -175.211° West, 51.6533° North.
Every year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days six, in the past 30 days ten and in the last 365 days one hundred and fifty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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