A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) was detected on Friday, 279 km SE of Chiniak, Alaska (173 miles). The temblor was picked up at 22:29:36 / 10:29 pm (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 24/07/20 / 2020-07-24 22:29:36 / July 24, 2020 @ 10:29 pm. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 1.8 km (1 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -149.3548 West, latitude 55.6863 North, depth = 1.8 km. All ids that are associated to the event: ak0209h1zh8o. Unique identifier: ak0209h1zh8o.
In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days two hundred and fifty-nine 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. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking 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: 279 km SE of Chiniak, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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