A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) strikes 51 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska (32 miles) on Wednesday. Exact time and date of earthquake 29/07/20 / 2020-07-29 13:15:29 / July 29, 2020 @ 1:15 pm UTC/GMT. Id of earthquake: ak0209p68500. Event ids that are associated: ak0209p68500. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 16.5 km (10 miles). Exact location, longitude -160.302° West, latitude 54.8888° North, depth = 16.5 km. The temblor was detected at 13:15:29 / 1:15 pm (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been fourty-five, in the last 10 days one hundred and fourty-one, in the past 30 days one hundred and fourty-four and in the last 365 days one hundred and ninety-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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