A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) was reported 69 km W of Amatignak Island, Alaska (43 miles) on Friday. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 63.03 km (39 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact time and date of earthquake 07/05/20 / 2020-05-07 18:41:01 / May 7, 2020 @ 6:41 pm UTC/GMT. Event id: us70009e4w. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak0205vzr0lj, us70009e4w. The temblor was reported at 06:41:01 / 6:41 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 63.03 km, 179.8923° East, 51.2601° North.
There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days nine and in the last 365 days eighty-one 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.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage 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: 69 km W of Amatignak Island, Alaska.
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