A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, 86 km SSW of Atka, Alaska (53 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 12/07/20 / 2020-07-12 13:20:06 / July 12, 2020 @ 1:20 pm. The 2.8-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 13:20:06 / 1:20 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude -174.6757° West, latitude 51.4805° North, depth = 23.03 km. Unique identifier: us7000ambw. Ids that are associated to the event: ak0208x245dy, us7000ambw. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 23.03 km (14 miles).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days nine and in the last 365 days one hundred and sixty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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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: 86 km SSW of Atka, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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