A minor earthquake magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) has struck on Wednesday, 88 km SSW of Sand Point, Alaska (55 miles). Exact location, longitude -161.0819° West, latitude 54.6162° North, depth = 5 km. The 3.1-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 08:02:10 / 8:02 am (local time epicenter). Event id: ak0209p364or. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak0209p364or. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 5 km (3 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 29/07/20 / 2020-07-29 08:02:10 / July 29, 2020 @ 8:02 am.
There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been fourty-nine, in the last 10 days one hundred and one, in the past 30 days one hundred and seven and in the last 365 days one hundred and sixty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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