A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) was detected on Tuesday, 298 km W of Adak, Alaska (185 miles). Global time and date of event 19/05/20 / 2020-05-19 03:04:37 / May 19, 2020 @ 3:04 am UTC/GMT. Id of earthquake: us6000a0sr. Event ids that are associated: ak0206fl1tqf, us6000a0sr. Exact location, longitude 179.038° East, latitude 51.8246° North, depth = 90.95 km. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 90.95 km (57 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was reported at 03:04:37 / 3:04 am (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days fourteen and in the last 365 days one hundred and sixteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 298 km W of Adak, Alaska.
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