A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) strikes 70 km SW of Atka, Alaska (43 miles) on Friday. Unique identifier: us70009fth. Ids that are associated to the event: ak0205bxbj4q, us70009fth. Exact location, longitude -174.9646° West, latitude 51.7711° North, depth = 58.87 km. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 58.87 km (37 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 25/04/20 / 2020-04-25 05:00:48 / April 25, 2020 @ 5:00 am. The temblor was reported at 17:00:48 / 5:00 pm (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been five, in the last 10 days eleven, in the past 30 days eighteen and in the last 365 days one hundred and eighty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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