A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) was reported 68 km SSE of Adak, Alaska (42 miles) on Wednesday. Exact location of event, depth 32.75 km, -176.1396° West, 51.3544° North. Unique identifier: us70009e4b. Ids that are associated to the event: ak0205vouvhf, us70009e4b. The temblor was reported at 12:11:41 / 12:11 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 07/05/20 / 2020-05-07 00:11:41 / May 7, 2020 @ 12:11 am. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 32.75 km (20 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Each 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 seven, in the last 10 days ten, in the past 30 days twenty and in the last 365 days one hundred and eighty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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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, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 68 km SSE of Adak, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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