A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) strikes 94 km SSE of Buldir Island, Alaska (58 miles) on Thursday. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 27/02/20 / 2020-02-27 00:56:39 / February 27, 2020 @ 12:56 am. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 35 km (22 miles). The temblor was picked up at 12:56:39 / 12:56 pm (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: us60008b83. Ids that are associated to the event: ak0202nxi7rr, us60008b83. Exact location of event, longitude 176.38 East, latitude 51.552 North, depth = 35 km.
In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days 0, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days thirty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. 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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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 94 km SSE of Buldir Island, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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