A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) was detected on Friday, 100 km SSW of Sand Point, Alaska (62 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 24/07/20 / 2020-07-24 02:26:17 / July 24, 2020 @ 2:26 am UTC/GMT. The 2.9-magnitude earthquake was detected at 02:26:17 / 2:26 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, -161.058° West, 54.4913° North, depth 29.4 km. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 29.4 km (18 miles) below the earth’s surface. Event id: ak0209gq1yjl. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak0209gq1yjl.
In the past 24 hours, there have been fifty-one, in the last 10 days seventy-three, in the past 30 days seventy-nine and in the last 365 days one hundred and thirty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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