A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) strikes 28 km W of Little Sitkin Island, Alaska (17 miles) on Saturday. Exact location, longitude 178.0932° East, latitude 51.9288° North, depth = 138.91 km. All ids that are associated to the event: ak0203rohyey, us70008rz2. Unique identifier: us70008rz2. Exact time and date of earthquake 22/03/20 / 2020-03-22 04:08:20 / March 22, 2020 @ 4:08 am UTC/GMT. The temblor was reported at 18:08:20 / 6:08 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 138.91 km (86 miles).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days six, in the past 30 days thirteen and in the last 365 days one hundred and ten earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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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: 28 km W of Little Sitkin Island, Alaska.
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