A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) was reported 98 km SSW of Sand Point, Alaska (61 miles) on Friday. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 35 km (22 miles) below the earth’s surface. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 24/07/20 / 2020-07-24 02:26:18 / July 24, 2020 @ 2:26 am. The temblor was reported at 02:26:18 / 2:26 am (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: us6000b902. Ids that are associated to the event: ak0209gq1yjl, us6000b902. Exact location of earthquake, -160.9988° West, 54.5035° North, depth 35 km.
In the past 24 hours, there have been fifty-four, in the last 10 days seventy-six, in the past 30 days eighty-two and in the last 365 days one hundred and fourty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 98 km SSW of Sand Point, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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