A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) has struck on Wednesday, Unimak Island region, Alaska (0 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: ak0204vk0mpu. Unique identifier: ak0204vk0mpu. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 30 km (19 miles). Exact location of event, longitude -163.8807 West, latitude 53.8458 North, depth = 30 km. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 15/04/20 / 2020-04-15 15:20:25 / April 15, 2020 @ 3:20 pm. The temblor was detected at 15:20:25 / 3:20 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 three, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days seven and in the last 365 days ninety-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world each year.
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