A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) has occurred on Saturday, 238 km WSW of Adak, Alaska (148 miles). The 2.9-magnitude earthquake was detected at 19:43:35 / 7:43 pm (local time epicenter). Event id: us7000arzf. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak0208jxj2yk, us7000arzf. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 14.07 km (9 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -179.8469 West, latitude 51.1172 North, depth = 14.07 km. Global time and date of event 04/07/20 / 2020-07-04 19:43:35 / July 4, 2020 @ 7:43 pm UTC/GMT.
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days sixteen and in the last 365 days two hundred and thirty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. 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.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 238 km WSW of Adak, Alaska.
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