A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) was reported 90 km SSW of Sand Point, Alaska (56 miles) on Friday. The 2.9-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 17:30:06 / 5:30 pm (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: ak0209sjrqfv. Unique identifier: ak0209sjrqfv. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 6.6 km (4 miles). Global time and date of event 31/07/20 / 2020-07-31 17:30:06 / July 31, 2020 @ 5:30 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location, longitude -160.9934° West, latitude 54.5795° North, depth = 6.6 km.
Each 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. In the past 24 hours, there have been thirty-three, in the last 10 days one hundred and sixteen, 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 has struck near.
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