A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) was detected on Friday, 70 km ENE of Port Alsworth, Alaska (43 miles). Exact location of event, depth 130.1 km, -153.0736° West, 60.3344° North. All ids that are associated to the event: ak02095fijgo. Unique identifier: ak02095fijgo. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 17/07/20 / 2020-07-17 19:43:12 / July 17, 2020 @ 7:43 pm. The epicenter was at a depth of 130.1 km (81 miles). The temblor was reported at 19:43:12 / 7:43 pm (local time epicenter).
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days sixty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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