A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) has struck on Thursday, 134 km SSW of Atka, Alaska (83 miles). The 2.8-magnitude earthquake was detected at 10:42:14 / 10:42 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 10 km, -174.9464° West, 51.078° North. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 13/02/20 / 2020-02-13 22:42:14 / February 13, 2020 @ 10:42 pm. All ids that are associated to the event: ak020214zuq8, us70007uhs. Unique identifier: us70007uhs.
In the past 24 hours, there have been twelve, in the last 10 days thirteen, in the past 30 days twenty and in the last 365 days one hundred and twenty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year.
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