A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) was reported 77 km E of Akutan, Alaska (48 miles) on Thursday. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -164.5959 West, latitude 54.045 North, depth = 55.5 km. The 2.9-magnitude earthquake was detected at 18:02:31 / 6:02 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 55.5 km (34 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 30/07/20 / 2020-07-30 18:02:31 / July 30, 2020 @ 6:02 pm. Id of earthquake: ak0209qwnvkp. Event ids that are associated: ak0209qwnvkp.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been six, in the last 10 days seven, in the past 30 days eight and in the last 365 days one hundred and three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity 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: 77 km E of Akutan, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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