A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Friday, 87 km SSE of Akutan, Alaska (54 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 28/02/20 / 2020-02-28 14:08:53 / February 28, 2020 @ 2:08 pm UTC/GMT. The temblor was detected at 03:08:53 / 3:08 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 35 km, -165.2447° West, 53.4123° North. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 35 km (22 miles). Id of earthquake: us60008h3p. Event ids that are associated: ak0202pt3dnn, us60008h3p.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been six, in the last 10 days thirteen, in the past 30 days twenty-two and in the last 365 days one hundred and twenty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, that has occurred near: 87 km SSE of Akutan, Alaska.
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