A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, 53 km WNW of Cantwell, Alaska (33 miles). The temblor was reported at 01:39:45 / 1:39 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude -149.9713 West, latitude 63.5343 North, depth = 112.5 km. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 05/08/20 / 2020-08-05 01:39:45 / August 5, 2020 @ 1:39 am. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 112.5 km (70 miles). Event id: ak020a0jzjlj. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000b9h7, ak020a0jzjlj.
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days thirty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 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: 53 km WNW of Cantwell, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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