A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, 55 kilometers (34 miles) from Juneau in Alaska. Exact location of event, depth 2.4 km, -133.4817° West, 58.3418° North. Global time and date of event 19/07/20 / 2020-07-19 19:23:31 / July 19, 2020 @ 7:23 pm UTC/GMT. The 2.9-magnitude earthquake was detected at 19:23:31 / 7:23 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 2.4 km (1 miles). Unique identifier: ak02098qgznh. Ids that are associated to the event: ak02098qgznh.
Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Juneau (min 5000 pop). Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Event epicenter was 55 km (34 miles) from Juneau (c. 31 300 pop).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been nine, in the last 10 days seventeen, in the past 30 days seventeen and in the last 365 days nineteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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