A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) strikes 122 km S of Sand Point, Alaska (76 miles) on Sunday. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 26/07/20 / 2020-07-26 03:13:29 / July 26, 2020 @ 3:13 am. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 35 km (22 miles) below the earth’s surface. Event id: us6000b8ib. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak0209k1nbzn, us6000b8ib. Exact location of earthquake, -160.4648° West, 54.2357° North, depth 35 km. The temblor was detected at 03:13:29 / 3:13 am (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been fourty-two, in the last 10 days eighty, in the past 30 days ninety-one and in the last 365 days one hundred and fourty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. 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.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 122 km S of Sand Point, Alaska.
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