A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) strikes 86 km S of Perryville, Alaska (53 miles) on Wednesday. The temblor was reported at 09:47:29 / 9:47 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 27.8 km (17 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -159.0885 West, latitude 55.1313 North, depth = 27.8 km. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 22/07/20 / 2020-07-22 09:47:29 / July 22, 2020 @ 9:47 am. Event id: ak0209dj9u5v. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak0209dj9u5v.
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 twenty, in the last 10 days twenty, in the past 30 days twenty-two and in the last 365 days fifty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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