A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, 53 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska (33 miles). Exact location of earthquake, -160.2893° West, 54.8666° North, depth 29.66 km. The 2.8-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 14:22:27 / 2:22 pm (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: us6000b8iz. Event ids that are associated: ak0209k8912a, us6000b8iz. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 26/07/20 / 2020-07-26 14:22:27 / July 26, 2020 @ 2:22 pm. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 29.66 km (18 miles).
In the past 24 hours, there have been fourty-four, in the last 10 days one hundred and seventeen, in the past 30 days one hundred and nineteen and in the last 365 days one hundred and seventy-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 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. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 53 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska.
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