A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) was detected on Sunday, 113 km NNE of Cape Yakataga, Alaska (70 miles). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 0 km (0 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact time and date of earthquake 09/02/20 / 2020-02-09 15:58:28 / February 9, 2020 @ 3:58 pm UTC/GMT. Id of earthquake: ak0201uervfk. Event ids that are associated: ak0201uervfk. The temblor was detected at 06:58:28 / 6:58 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -141.2989 West, latitude 60.9209 North, depth = 0 km.
Each 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 0, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days seventeen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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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: 113 km NNE of Cape Yakataga, Alaska.
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