A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) has struck on Friday, 122 km WSW of Adak, Alaska (76 miles). Exact location of earthquake, -178.3043° West, 51.5117° North, depth 10 km. The 2.8-magnitude earthquake was detected at 22:09:27 / 10:09 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Global time and date of event 03/07/20 / 2020-07-03 22:09:27 / July 3, 2020 @ 10:09 pm UTC/GMT. All ids that are associated to the event: ak0208ibkq7b, us7000apwq. Unique identifier: us7000apwq.
Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been six, in the last 10 days eight, in the past 30 days twenty-one and in the last 365 days three hundred and thirty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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. 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: 122 km WSW of Adak, Alaska.
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