A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) was detected on Wednesday, 78 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska (48 miles). Exact location of event, depth 9 km, -160.1199° West, 54.6676° North. Exact time and date of earthquake 22/07/20 / 2020-07-22 10:23:08 / July 22, 2020 @ 10:23 am UTC/GMT. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 9 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. All ids that are associated to the event: ak0209djq32v. Unique identifier: ak0209djq32v. The 2.9-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 10:23:08 / 10:23 am (local time epicenter).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been nineteen, in the last 10 days twenty, in the past 30 days twenty-two and in the last 365 days seventy-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage 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: 78 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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