A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) strikes 220 km SE of Chiniak, Alaska (137 miles) on Tuesday. Exact location, longitude -149.3487° West, latitude 56.4411° North, depth = 10 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was detected at 13:48:10 / 1:48 pm (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: us7000an8a. Ids that are associated to the event: ak0208oslk2k, us7000an8a. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 07/07/20 / 2020-07-07 13:48:10 / July 7, 2020 @ 1:48 pm.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days twelve and in the last 365 days two hundred and eighty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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