A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) has struck on Monday, 83 km SE of Atka, Alaska (52 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 27/07/20 / 2020-07-27 17:52:40 / July 27, 2020 @ 5:52 pm. The epicenter was at a depth of 19.9 km (12 miles). Unique identifier: ak0209lxr4tq. Ids that are associated to the event: ak0209lxr4tq. Exact location of earthquake, -173.3762° West, 51.646° North, depth 19.9 km. The temblor was picked up at 17:52:40 / 5:52 pm (local time epicenter).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days seventy-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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