A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, 58 km S of Sand Point, Alaska (36 miles). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 35 km (22 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 26/04/20 / 2020-04-26 22:42:11 / April 26, 2020 @ 10:42 pm. Exact location of event, longitude -160.5572 West, latitude 54.8128 North, depth = 35 km. The temblor was picked up at 13:42:11 / 1:42 pm (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak0205dv860a, us70009887. Id of event: us70009887.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days 0, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days sixty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity 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: 58 km S of Sand Point, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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