A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) was reported 142 km SE of Akutan, Alaska (88 miles) on Monday. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 25.7 km (16 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of event, depth 25.7 km, -164.1677° West, 53.2778° North. Id of earthquake: ak0209lvrsug. Event ids that are associated: ak0209lvrsug. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 27/07/20 / 2020-07-27 14:19:53 / July 27, 2020 @ 2:19 pm. The 2.8-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 14:19:53 / 2:19 pm (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days ninety-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 142 km SE of Akutan, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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