A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) strikes Rat Islands, Aleutian Islands, Alaska (0 miles) on Thursday. Exact location of event, longitude 178.2828 East, latitude 51.7102 North, depth = 131.81 km. Event id: us6000beh0. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak020ae42pxh, us6000beh0. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 13/08/20 / 2020-08-13 21:19:53 / August 13, 2020 @ 9:19 pm. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 131.81 km (82 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was reported at 21:19:53 / 9:19 pm (local time epicenter).
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 one hundred and fifteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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