A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) has struck on Thursday, 145 km WSW of Adak, Alaska (90 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 02/07/20 / 2020-07-02 20:14:38 / July 2, 2020 @ 8:14 pm. Exact location, longitude -178.4534° West, latitude 51.2236° North, depth = 30.38 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 30.38 km (19 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: ak0208gmvlzf, us7000ajkg. Unique identifier: us7000ajkg. The 2.8-magnitude earthquake was detected at 20:14:38 / 8:14 pm (local time epicenter).
There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days sixteen and in the last 365 days four hundred and twenty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage 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: 145 km WSW of Adak, Alaska.
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