A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) was reported 51 km WSW of Amatignak Island, Alaska (32 miles) on Wednesday. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 25/03/20 / 2020-03-25 15:12:50 / March 25, 2020 @ 3:12 pm. The temblor was detected at 03:12:50 / 3:12 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 13.3 km (8 miles). Id of earthquake: ak0203wtooeq. Event ids that are associated: ak0203wtooeq. Exact location, longitude -179.7568° West, latitude 51.051° North, depth = 13.3 km.
There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been ten, in the last 10 days ten, in the past 30 days twenty-two and in the last 365 days two hundred and thirty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 51 km WSW of Amatignak Island, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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