A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) has struck on Monday, 276 km SSW of Nikolski, Alaska (171 miles). The 2.9-magnitude earthquake was detected at 18:02:36 / 6:02 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude -170.2472 West, latitude 50.6029 North, depth = 10 km. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Id of earthquake: us6000b9s1. Event ids that are associated: ak0209ly1ujw, us6000b9s1. Global time and date of event 27/07/20 / 2020-07-27 18:02:36 / July 27, 2020 @ 6:02 pm UTC/GMT.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days 0, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days ten earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 276 km SSW of Nikolski, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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