A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) has occurred on Thursday, 147 km SE of Old Harbor, Alaska (91 miles). The 2.8-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 20:43:18 / 8:43 pm (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: us6000bhz0. Unique identifier: us6000bhz0. Exact time and date of earthquake 20/08/20 / 2020-08-20 20:43:18 / August 20, 2020 @ 8:43 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, -151.5509° West, 56.289° North, depth 10 km. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days eighty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 147 km SE of Old Harbor, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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