A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) was reported 40 km SW of Atka, Alaska (25 miles) on Friday. The epicenter was at a depth of 79.73 km (50 miles). Global time and date of event 22/02/20 / 2020-02-22 00:59:52 / February 22, 2020 @ 12:59 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, -174.531° West, 51.8939° North, depth 79.73 km. Event id: us60008ba6. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak0202fnu5j3, us60008ba6. The temblor was reported at 14:59:52 / 2:59 pm (local time epicenter).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days twenty, in the past 30 days twenty-four and in the last 365 days one hundred and sixty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world.
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