A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) strikes 121 km SE of Atka, Alaska (75 miles) on Sunday. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 156.37 km (97 miles). Id of earthquake: us6000b4ib. Event ids that are associated: ak0209k9e0bz, us6000b4ib. The temblor was picked up at 16:13:32 / 4:13 pm (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 26/07/20 / 2020-07-26 16:13:32 / July 26, 2020 @ 4:13 pm. Exact location of event, longitude -172.7983 West, latitude 51.5302 North, depth = 156.37 km.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days seventy-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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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: 121 km SE of Atka, Alaska.
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