A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) was reported 55 km ENE of Atka, Alaska (34 miles) on Monday. All ids that are associated to the event: ak0209x8tt53. Unique identifier: ak0209x8tt53. Global time and date of event 03/08/20 / 2020-08-03 01:25:15 / August 3, 2020 @ 1:25 am UTC/GMT. The temblor was detected at 01:25:15 / 1:25 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 146 km (91 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of earthquake, -173.4367° West, 52.3602° North, depth 146 km.
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. In the past 24 hours, there have been four, in the last 10 days seven, in the past 30 days eight and in the last 365 days seventy-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 55 km ENE of Atka, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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