A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) was detected on Thursday, 105 km SW of Atka, Alaska (65 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 14/02/20 / 2020-02-14 11:18:57 / February 14, 2020 @ 11:18 am. Exact location of event, depth 3.5 km, -175.1452° West, 51.446° North. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 3.5 km (2 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was reported at 23:18:57 / 11:18 pm (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: ak02022lud5m. Ids that are associated to the event: ak02022lud5m.
In the past 24 hours, there have been eleven, in the last 10 days fourteen, in the past 30 days twenty-two and in the last 365 days one hundred and sixty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 105 km SW of Atka, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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