A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) was reported 72 km SSW of Adak, Alaska (45 miles) on Sunday. Global time and date of event 21/06/20 / 2020-06-21 12:48:09 / June 21, 2020 @ 12:48 pm UTC/GMT. The temblor was detected at 12:48:09 / 12:48 pm (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: us6000ahm0. Event ids that are associated: ak0207ybejwi, us6000ahm0. The epicenter was at a depth of 41.27 km (26 miles). Exact location of earthquake, -177.1016° West, 51.2957° North, depth 41.27 km.
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days eight, in the past 30 days twelve and in the last 365 days three hundred and fourty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Every 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.
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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. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 72 km SSW of Adak, Alaska.
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