A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) strikes 53 km WSW of Amatignak Island, Alaska (33 miles) on Saturday. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10.1 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of event, depth 10.1 km, -179.7703° West, 51.0133° North. Id of earthquake: us70007qd7. Event ids that are associated: ak020174b2u0, us70007qd7. The 2.8-magnitude earthquake was detected at 19:28:24 / 7:28 pm (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 26/01/20 / 2020-01-26 07:28:24 / January 26, 2020 @ 7:28 am.
In the past 24 hours, there have been seventy-nine, in the last 10 days ninety-four, in the past 30 days one hundred and four and in the last 365 days two hundred and eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. 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.
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