A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) strikes 57 km SSE of Semisopochnoi Island, Alaska (35 miles) on Tuesday. The epicenter was at a depth of 62.2 km (39 miles). Exact location of earthquake, 179.9921° East, 51.496° North, depth 62.2 km. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak0206e2xikf. Id of event: ak0206e2xikf. The 2.8-magnitude earthquake was detected at 00:14:34 / 12:14 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 18/05/20 / 2020-05-18 12:14:34 / May 18, 2020 @ 12:14 pm UTC/GMT.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days seven and in the last 365 days seventy-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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