A minor earthquake magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) has struck on Thursday, 53 kilometers (33 miles) from Juneau in Alaska. The 3.2-magnitude earthquake was detected at 07:57:40 / 7:57 am (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude -133.5174° West, latitude 58.3367° North, depth = 10 km. Unique identifier: us6000b2i9. Ids that are associated to the event: us6000b2i9. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 23/07/20 / 2020-07-23 07:57:40 / July 23, 2020 @ 7:57 am. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface.
The epicenter was 53 km (33 miles) from Juneau (c. 31 300 pop). Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Juneau. Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been eleven, in the last 10 days twenty-nine, in the past 30 days twenty-nine and in the last 365 days thirty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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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. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, that has occurred near: 53 km E of Juneau, Alaska.
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