A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) strikes 60 km NNW of Petersville, Alaska (37 miles) on Sunday. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 02/08/20 / 2020-08-02 02:31:40 / August 2, 2020 @ 2:31 am. Exact location of earthquake, -151.2638° West, 62.9902° North, depth 124.9 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 124.9 km (78 miles). The 2.9-magnitude earthquake was detected at 02:31:40 / 2:31 am (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: ak0209vlx7nq. Event ids that are associated: ak0209vlx7nq.
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days 0, in the past 30 days 0 and in the last 365 days thirty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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