A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) strikes 94 km SE of Akutan, Alaska (58 miles) on Monday. The temblor was detected at 05:25:51 / 5:25 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 22.8 km (14 miles) below the earth’s surface. Id of earthquake: us600089gp. Event ids that are associated: ak0202j88ht1, us600089gp. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -164.7523 West, latitude 53.5355 North, depth = 22.8 km. Exact time and date of earthquake 24/02/20 / 2020-02-24 16:25:51 / February 24, 2020 @ 4:25 pm UTC/GMT.
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. In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days fourteen and in the last 365 days one hundred and nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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