A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) was detected on Thursday, Rat Islands, Aleutian Islands, Alaska (0 miles). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 99.2 km (62 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was picked up at 19:37:37 / 7:37 pm (local time epicenter). Event id: ak0208s76jav. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak0208s76jav. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 09/07/20 / 2020-07-09 19:37:37 / July 9, 2020 @ 7:37 pm. Exact location of earthquake, longitude 178.7892 East, latitude 51.6204 North, depth = 99.2 km.
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. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days seven and in the last 365 days one hundred and thirty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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