A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) was detected on Tuesday, 76 km ESE of Adak, Alaska (47 miles). The 2.8-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 23:03:07 / 11:03 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 05/02/20 / 2020-02-05 11:03:07 / February 5, 2020 @ 11:03 am. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 58.1 km (36 miles). Exact location, longitude -175.5884° West, latitude 51.6984° North, depth = 58.1 km. Event id: ak0201npwx8w. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak0201npwx8w.
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 eight, in the last 10 days nine, in the past 30 days seventeen and in the last 365 days one hundred and fifty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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