A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) was detected on Saturday, 119 km NW of False Pass, Alaska (74 miles). Exact location of event, longitude -164.8152 West, latitude 55.5696 North, depth = 11.4 km. The 2.9-magnitude earthquake was detected at 04:35:21 / 4:35 am (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 08/08/20 / 2020-08-08 04:35:21 / August 8, 2020 @ 4:35 am. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 11.4 km (7 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: ak020a5kczo8. Unique identifier: ak020a5kczo8.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days 0, in the past 30 days 0 and in the last 365 days one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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