A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) strikes 22 km W of Nikolski, Alaska (14 miles) on Tuesday. Unique identifier: us6000bgq8. Ids that are associated to the event: ak020am3nx7y, us6000bgq8. The 2.8-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 04:23:31 / 4:23 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 93 km (58 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 18/08/20 / 2020-08-18 04:23:31 / August 18, 2020 @ 4:23 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, -169.2022° West, 52.9272° North, depth 93 km.
In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days seven and in the last 365 days one hundred and eleven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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