A minor earthquake magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) has struck on Thursday, 56 kilometers (35 miles) from Juneau in Alaska. Exact location of event, depth 0.6 km, -133.4657° West, 58.3319° North. The temblor was picked up at 03:42:28 / 3:42 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 16/07/20 / 2020-07-16 03:42:28 / July 16, 2020 @ 3:42 am UTC/GMT. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 0.6 km (0 miles) below the earth’s surface. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us7000apg9, ak02093ig2ti. Id of event: ak02093ig2ti.
Epicenter of the earthquake was 56 km (35 miles) from Juneau (c. 31 300 pop). Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Juneau (min 5000 pop). Close country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been thirteen, in the last 10 days thirteen, in the past 30 days thirteen and in the last 365 days fifteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 56 km E of Juneau, Alaska.
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