A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) has occurred on Saturday, 123 km NW of New Allakaket, Alaska (76 miles). Unique identifier: ak0206aycmth. Ids that are associated to the event: ak0206aycmth. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 9 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact time and date of earthquake 16/05/20 / 2020-05-16 23:05:21 / May 16, 2020 @ 11:05 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of event, longitude -154.2923 West, latitude 67.4401 North, depth = 9 km. The 2.8-magnitude earthquake was detected at 14:05:21 / 2:05 pm (local time epicenter).
Every year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world. 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 0, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 123 km NW of New Allakaket, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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