A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) was detected on Thursday, 130 km SE of Sand Point, Alaska (81 miles). Event id: ak0209qrzs07. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak0209qrzs07. The 2.9-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 10:18:04 / 10:18 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -159.0729 West, latitude 54.5015 North, depth = 33.8 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 33.8 km (21 miles) below the earth’s surface. Global time and date of event 30/07/20 / 2020-07-30 10:18:04 / July 30, 2020 @ 10:18 am UTC/GMT.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been fourty-six, in the last 10 days one hundred and eighty-three, in the past 30 days one hundred and eighty-four and in the last 365 days two hundred and seventeen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year.
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