A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) has occurred on Sunday, 270 km WSW of Adak, Alaska (168 miles). Exact location, longitude 179.5138° East, latitude 51.4422° North, depth = 58 km. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 24/05/20 / 2020-05-24 12:13:22 / May 24, 2020 @ 12:13 pm. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 58 km (36 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak0206o05cw9, us6000a637. Id of event: us6000a637. The 2.8-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 12:13:22 / 12:13 pm (local time epicenter).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days eleven and in the last 365 days one hundred and ten earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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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, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 270 km WSW of Adak, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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