A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) has occurred on Sunday, 26 km SE of Manley Hot Springs, Alaska (16 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 16/08/20 / 2020-08-16 14:59:09 / August 16, 2020 @ 2:59 pm. Id of earthquake: us6000bfm5. Event ids that are associated: us6000bfm5. Exact location of event, longitude -150.2057 West, latitude 64.8447 North, depth = 10 km. The temblor was detected at 14:59:09 / 2:59 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles).
There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days nineteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 26 km SE of Manley Hot Springs, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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