A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, 47 kilometers (29 miles) from Juneau in Alaska. Exact location of event, depth 0 km, -133.6327° West, 58.3865° North. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 10/08/20 / 2020-08-10 18:34:44 / August 10, 2020 @ 6:34 pm. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 0 km (0 miles) below the earth’s surface. All ids that are associated to the event: ak020a93rkr4. Unique identifier: ak020a93rkr4. The temblor was reported at 18:34:44 / 6:34 pm (local time epicenter).
Close country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Juneau (min 5000 pop). The epicenter was 47 km (29 miles) from Juneau (c. 31 300 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days fourty-five and in the last 365 days fourty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, that has occurred near: 47 km E of Juneau, Alaska.
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