A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, 71 km SSW of Semisopochnoi Island, Alaska (44 miles). The 2.8-magnitude earthquake was detected at 12:54:33 / 12:54 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 34.3 km (21 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 04/05/20 / 2020-05-04 22:54:33 / May 4, 2020 @ 10:54 pm. Exact location of event, depth 34.3 km, 179.2732° East, 51.3374° North. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak0205r3lka0. Id of event: ak0205r3lka0.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days eleven and in the last 365 days one hundred and ten earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world.
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