A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) strikes 179 km SSE of Unalaska, Alaska (111 miles) on Sunday. Id of earthquake: us7000alqn. Event ids that are associated: ak0208lii7tv, us7000alqn. The 2.8-magnitude earthquake was detected at 15:13:02 / 3:13 pm (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 05/07/20 / 2020-07-05 15:13:02 / July 5, 2020 @ 3:13 pm. Exact location of event, longitude -165.3699 West, latitude 52.4185 North, depth = 10 km. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days nine and in the last 365 days fourty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes 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. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 179 km SSE of Unalaska, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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