A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) has occurred on Friday, 56 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska (35 miles). Event id: us6000b91f. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak0209gwpuli, us6000b91f. Exact location of event, longitude -160.3142 West, latitude 54.8385 North, depth = 28.1 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 28.1 km (17 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 24/07/20 / 2020-07-24 13:45:36 / July 24, 2020 @ 1:45 pm. The 2.8-magnitude earthquake was detected at 13:45:36 / 1:45 pm (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one hundred and twenty-four, in the last 10 days one hundred and seventy-seven, in the past 30 days one hundred and seventy-nine and in the last 365 days two hundred and thirty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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