A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) has occurred on Monday, 63 km ENE of Adak, Alaska (39 miles). The temblor was detected at 05:49:17 / 5:49 am (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude -175.7863° West, latitude 52.0821° North, depth = 193.47 km. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 04/05/20 / 2020-05-04 15:49:17 / May 4, 2020 @ 3:49 pm. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 193.47 km (120 miles) below the earth’s surface. All ids that are associated to the event: ak0205qzef8u, us70009ced. Unique identifier: us70009ced.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days twelve and in the last 365 days one hundred and seventy earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year.
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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. 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: 63 km ENE of Adak, Alaska.
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