A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) was detected on Tuesday, Gulf of Alaska (0 miles). The temblor was detected at 05:04:02 / 5:04 am (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: ak0209yymc8x. Unique identifier: ak0209yymc8x. Exact location, longitude -149.2656° West, latitude 56.0881° North, depth = 8.4 km. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 04/08/20 / 2020-08-04 05:04:02 / August 4, 2020 @ 5:04 am. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 8.4 km (5 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been eleven, in the last 10 days thirteen, in the past 30 days twenty-one and in the last 365 days two hundred and eighty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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