A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) has occurred on Monday, 5 km NE of Atka, Alaska (3 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 10/08/20 / 2020-08-10 09:05:08 / August 10, 2020 @ 9:05 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -174.1354 West, latitude 52.2299 North, depth = 167.6 km. The 2.8-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 09:05:08 / 9:05 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 167.6 km (104 miles). Event id: ak020a8y8dyj. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak020a8y8dyj.
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days seven, in the past 30 days nine and in the last 365 days one hundred earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. 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.
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