A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) has struck on Friday, 111 km SSW of Sand Point, Alaska (69 miles). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 5 km (3 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak0209sm42gk. Id of event: ak0209sm42gk. The temblor was picked up at 21:23:50 / 9:23 pm (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 31/07/20 / 2020-07-31 21:23:50 / July 31, 2020 @ 9:23 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location, longitude -161.0375° West, latitude 54.3887° North, depth = 5 km.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been thirty-two, in the last 10 days one hundred and seven, in the past 30 days one hundred and thirteen and in the last 365 days one hundred and sixty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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