A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) was reported 14 km NW of Atka, Alaska (9 miles) on Tuesday. Exact location, longitude -174.3469° West, latitude 52.2873° North, depth = 166.8 km. All ids that are associated to the event: ak0205u5mp7n. Unique identifier: ak0205u5mp7n. The 2.8-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 21:35:46 / 9:35 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 166.8 km (104 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 06/05/20 / 2020-05-06 07:35:46 / May 6, 2020 @ 7:35 am.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been four, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days eight and in the last 365 days ninety-seven 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.
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