A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) was detected on Tuesday, 80 km SSW of Sand Point, Alaska (50 miles). Id of earthquake: ak0209nfoise. Event ids that are associated: ak0209nfoise. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 28/07/20 / 2020-07-28 08:10:14 / July 28, 2020 @ 8:10 am. The epicenter was at a depth of 13 km (8 miles). Exact location of earthquake, -161.0668° West, 54.6925° North, depth 13 km. The temblor was detected at 08:10:14 / 8:10 am (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been sixty-four, in the last 10 days one hundred and seventeen, in the past 30 days one hundred and twenty-three and in the last 365 days one hundred and eighty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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