A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, 98 km SSW of Sand Point, Alaska (61 miles). Exact location of event, longitude -160.8476 West, latitude 54.4741 North, depth = 15.09 km. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 26/07/20 / 2020-07-26 20:52:13 / July 26, 2020 @ 8:52 pm. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 15.09 km (9 miles). Id of earthquake: us6000b8jc. Event ids that are associated: ak0209kc0104, us6000b8jc. The temblor was detected at 20:52:13 / 8:52 pm (local time epicenter).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been thirty-seven, in the last 10 days eighty, in the past 30 days eighty-seven and in the last 365 days one hundred and fourty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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