A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) was detected on Wednesday, 87 km S of Perryville, Alaska (54 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 22/07/20 / 2020-07-22 09:47:30 / July 22, 2020 @ 9:47 am UTC/GMT. Event id: us7000at03. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak0209dj9u5v, us7000at03. Exact location, longitude -159.0453° West, latitude 55.1236° North, depth = 34.42 km. The epicenter was at a depth of 34.42 km (21 miles). The temblor was detected at 09:47:30 / 9:47 am (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been ninety-one, in the last 10 days ninety-one, in the past 30 days ninety-two and in the last 365 days one hundred and twenty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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