A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) was reported 234 km SE of Nikolski, Alaska (145 miles) on Monday. Exact location of event, longitude -166.7782 West, latitude 51.269 North, depth = 16.22 km. Global time and date of event 13/07/20 / 2020-07-13 16:14:54 / July 13, 2020 @ 4:14 pm UTC/GMT. The 2.8-magnitude earthquake was detected at 16:14:54 / 4:14 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 16.22 km (10 miles) below the earth’s surface. All ids that are associated to the event: ak0208yreq45, us6000b8z3. Unique identifier: us6000b8z3.
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 seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity 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: 234 km SE of Nikolski, Alaska.
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