A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) was detected on Sunday, 207 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska (129 miles). The temblor was reported at 12:10:15 / 12:10 pm (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 12/07/20 / 2020-07-12 12:10:15 / July 12, 2020 @ 12:10 pm. Exact location of earthquake, -159.5571° West, 53.5547° North, depth 10 km. The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak0208x1gpj9, us6000b56w. Id of event: us6000b56w.
Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days twelve, in the past 30 days fourteen and in the last 365 days twenty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 207 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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