A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) strikes 81 km ESE of Adak, Alaska (50 miles) on Tuesday. Exact location of event, longitude -175.5637 West, latitude 51.6005 North, depth = 53.14 km. Unique identifier: us70007tvf. Ids that are associated to the event: ak0201npwx8w, us70007tvf. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 53.14 km (33 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was reported at 23:03:08 / 11:03 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 05/02/20 / 2020-02-05 11:03:08 / February 5, 2020 @ 11:03 am.
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. In the past 24 hours, there have been twenty-three, in the last 10 days twenty-five, in the past 30 days thirty-three and in the last 365 days one hundred and seventy-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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