A minor earthquake magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) has struck on Tuesday, Southeastern Alaska kilometers (0 miles) from Southeastern Alaska. Exact location, longitude -133.4773° West, latitude 58.3507° North, depth = 1.2 km. The 3.1-magnitude earthquake was detected at 17:37:38 / 5:37 pm (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: us7000asge, ak0209c0fu0r. Unique identifier: ak0209c0fu0r. The epicenter was at a depth of 1.2 km (1 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 21/07/20 / 2020-07-21 17:37:38 / July 21, 2020 @ 5:37 pm.
Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Juneau (min 5000 pop). The epicenter was 55 km (34 miles) from Juneau (c. 31 300 pop). Close country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected).
There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been twenty-seven, in the last 10 days fourty-one, in the past 30 days fourty-one and in the last 365 days fourty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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