A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) strikes 27 km ESE of Semisopochnoi Island, Alaska (17 miles) on Saturday. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 172.9 km (107 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 09/02/20 / 2020-02-09 09:30:59 / February 9, 2020 @ 9:30 am UTC/GMT. The temblor was picked up at 23:30:59 / 11:30 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude 179.9835° East, latitude 51.8751° North, depth = 172.9 km. Event id: ak0201ub1caf. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak0201ub1caf.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days fifteen and in the last 365 days fifty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. 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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