A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) was reported Rat Islands, Aleutian Islands, Alaska (0 miles) on Tuesday. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 16/06/20 / 2020-06-16 20:13:09 / June 16, 2020 @ 8:13 pm. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 125.88 km (78 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak0207q69sct, us7000ag8z. Id of event: us7000ag8z. The temblor was detected at 20:13:09 / 8:13 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude 178.2192 East, latitude 51.7579 North, depth = 125.88 km.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been six, in the last 10 days eight, in the past 30 days thirteen and in the last 365 days one hundred and twenty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage 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: Rat Islands, Aleutian Islands, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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