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Minor earthquake, 2.8 mag has occurred near Attu Station in Alaska

Earthquake location 51.6877S, 177.1967WA minor earthquake with magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) was reported 302 km ESE of Attu Station, Alaska (188 miles) on Friday. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 89.1 km (55 miles). Exact location of earthquake, 177.1967° East, 51.6877° North, depth 89.1 km. Id of earthquake: ak02077thgo1. Event ids that are associated: ak02077thgo1. The 2.8-magnitude earthquake was detected at 10:26:28 / 10:26 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 05/06/20 / 2020-06-05 10:26:28 / June 5, 2020 @ 10:26 am UTC/GMT.

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 0, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days eight and in the last 365 days seventy-eight 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. 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: 302 km ESE of Attu Station, Alaska.

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More information

Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 2.8 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude 177.1967° East Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 51.6877° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 89.1 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 302 km ESE of Attu Station, Alaska Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2020-06-05 10:26:28 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2020-06-12 05:09:39 Time when the event was most recently updated. UTC/GMT
Timezone offset Timezone offset from UTC in minutes at the event epicenter.
Felt The total number of felt reports
CDI The maximum reported intensity for the event.
MMI The maximum estimated instrumental intensity for the event.
Alert Level The alert level from the PAGER earthquake impact scale. Green, Yellow, Orange or Red.
Review Status reviewed Indicates whether the event has been reviewed by a human.
Tsunami 0 This flag is set to "1" for large events in oceanic regions and "0" otherwise. The existence or value of this flag does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist.
SIG 121 A number describing how significant the event is. Larger numbers indicate a more significant event.
Network ak The ID of a data contributor. Identifies the network considered to be the preferred source of information for this event.
Sources ,ak, A comma-separated list of network contributors.
Number of Stations Used The total number of Number of seismic stations which reported P- and S-arrival times for this earthquake.
Horizontal Distance Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 0.76 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap The largest azimuthal gap between azimuthally adjacent stations (in degrees).
Magnitude Type ml The method or algorithm used to calculate the preferred magnitude for the event.
Event Type earthquake Type of seismic event.
Event ID ak02077thgo1 Id of event.
Event Code 02077thgo1 An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,ak02077thgo1, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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