A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, 237 km S of Sand Point, Alaska (147 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak0209a9gm41. Id of event: ak0209a9gm41. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 20/07/20 / 2020-07-20 12:00:19 / July 20, 2020 @ 12:00 pm. The temblor was picked up at 12:00:19 / 12:00 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 25.4 km (16 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of event, depth 25.4 km, -160.4698° West, 53.1993° North.
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days thirteen and in the last 365 days thirty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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