A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, 64 km S of Sand Point, Alaska (40 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -160.3316 West, latitude 54.7636 North, depth = 13.8 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 13.8 km (9 miles) below the earth’s surface. The 2.8-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 06:51:41 / 6:51 am (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 22/07/20 / 2020-07-22 06:51:41 / July 22, 2020 @ 6:51 am UTC/GMT. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak0209dhif1e. Id of event: ak0209dhif1e.
In the past 24 hours, there have been eleven, in the last 10 days thirteen, in the past 30 days fourteen and in the last 365 days sixty-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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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, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 64 km S of Sand Point, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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