A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) strikes Rat Islands, Aleutian Islands, Alaska (0 miles) on Wednesday. Exact location of earthquake, longitude 178.4597 East, latitude 51.6897 North, depth = 79.82 km. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak0208ewztt4, us7000am45. Id of event: us7000am45. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 79.82 km (50 miles) below the earth’s surface. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 01/07/20 / 2020-07-01 16:20:43 / July 1, 2020 @ 4:20 pm. The temblor was picked up at 16:20:43 / 4:20 pm (local time epicenter).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days eight and in the last 365 days one hundred and thirty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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