A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) strikes 126 km SSW of Atka, Alaska (78 miles) on Wednesday. Exact location of event, longitude -175.0542 West, latitude 51.1863 North, depth = 14.99 km. Global time and date of event 13/02/20 / 2020-02-13 07:06:11 / February 13, 2020 @ 7:06 am UTC/GMT. The temblor was reported at 19:06:11 / 7:06 pm (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: us70007uhh. Ids that are associated to the event: ak02020vui2n, us70007uhh. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 14.99 km (9 miles).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been sixteen, in the last 10 days seventeen, in the past 30 days twenty-four and in the last 365 days one hundred and fourty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Every year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 126 km SSW of Atka, Alaska.
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