A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) has struck on Monday, 114 km SSE of Adak, Alaska (71 miles). The temblor was picked up at 14:39:37 / 2:39 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude -176.3389 West, latitude 50.8685 North, depth = 10 km. Unique identifier: us70009ig9. Ids that are associated to the event: ak02063zwh6b, us70009ig9. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 12/05/20 / 2020-05-12 02:39:37 / May 12, 2020 @ 2:39 am. The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles).
In the past 24 hours, there have been four, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days fifteen and in the last 365 days one hundred and fifty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. 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.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 114 km SSE of Adak, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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