A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) strikes 46 km ENE of Adak, Alaska (29 miles) on Wednesday. The temblor was detected at 11:40:56 / 11:40 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 146.63 km (91 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact time and date of earthquake 15/04/20 / 2020-04-15 21:40:56 / April 15, 2020 @ 9:40 pm UTC/GMT. All ids that are associated to the event: ak0204vnpl2y, us7000991r. Unique identifier: us7000991r. Exact location, longitude -176.0053° West, latitude 52.0037° North, depth = 146.63 km.
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 three, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days thirteen and in the last 365 days one hundred and sixty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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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. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 46 km ENE of Adak, Alaska.
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