A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) has struck on Tuesday, 62 km ESE of King Cove, Alaska (39 miles). Id of earthquake: us6000a2e4. Event ids that are associated: ak0206rajsep, us6000a2e4. The temblor was reported at 11:00:00 / 11:00 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 68.41 km, -161.4068° West, 54.8669° North. The epicenter was at a depth of 68.41 km (43 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 26/05/20 / 2020-05-26 11:00:00 / May 26, 2020 @ 11:00 am.
There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days seven and in the last 365 days sixty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 62 km ESE of King Cove, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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