A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) has occurred on Saturday, 15 km SSW of Akutan, Alaska (9 miles). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 119.3 km (74 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of event, longitude -165.8372 West, latitude 53.9988 North, depth = 119.3 km. All ids that are associated to the event: ak0208v8sfwa, us6000b33t. Unique identifier: us6000b33t. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 11/07/20 / 2020-07-11 03:47:38 / July 11, 2020 @ 3:47 am. The 2.9-magnitude earthquake was detected at 03:47:38 / 3:47 am (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days twenty-four and in the last 365 days one hundred and two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. 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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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. 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: 15 km SSW of Akutan, Alaska.
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