A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) has occurred on Monday, 55 km S of Sand Point, Alaska (34 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: ak0209lzj8fm. Unique identifier: ak0209lzj8fm. The temblor was detected at 20:51:47 / 8:51 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 27/07/20 / 2020-07-27 20:51:47 / July 27, 2020 @ 8:51 pm. Exact location of event, longitude -160.348 West, latitude 54.8478 North, depth = 8.1 km. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 8.1 km (5 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been fourty-two, in the last 10 days one hundred and eighteen, in the past 30 days one hundred and twenty-one and in the last 365 days one hundred and seventy-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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