A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) strikes 131 km SSW of Atka, Alaska (81 miles) on Thursday. Unique identifier: us600084z5. Ids that are associated to the event: ak02022icnjh, us600084z5. Global time and date of event 14/02/20 / 2020-02-14 05:31:55 / February 14, 2020 @ 5:31 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of event, depth 25.2 km, -175.0274° West, 51.1323° North. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 25.2 km (16 miles). The 2.8-magnitude earthquake was detected at 17:31:55 / 5:31 pm (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been twenty, in the last 10 days twenty-one, in the past 30 days twenty-eight and in the last 365 days one hundred and thirty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. 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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