A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) has struck on Thursday, 65 km SE of Adak, Alaska (40 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 13/08/20 / 2020-08-13 02:33:59 / August 13, 2020 @ 2:33 am. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 23.9 km (15 miles) below the earth’s surface. Event id: ak020adsul9x. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak020adsul9x. The 2.8-magnitude earthquake was detected at 02:33:59 / 2:33 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, -175.9102° West, 51.4917° North, depth 23.9 km.
In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days 0, in the past 30 days seven and in the last 365 days two hundred and one 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. Every year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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