A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) was reported 24 km SE of Manley Hot Springs, Alaska (15 miles) on Sunday. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 16/08/20 / 2020-08-16 14:59:11 / August 16, 2020 @ 2:59 pm. All ids that are associated to the event: us6000bfm5, ak020aiyr7os. Unique identifier: ak020aiyr7os. The temblor was reported at 14:59:11 / 2:59 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 19.3 km (12 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -150.2245 West, latitude 64.866 North, depth = 19.3 km.
There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes 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 twenty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 24 km SE of Manley Hot Springs, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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