A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.5 (ml/mb) was detected on Tuesday, 51 km S of Sand Point, Alaska (32 miles). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 28.57 km (18 miles) below the earth’s surface. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak0209nkzq2f, us6000bd9u. Id of event: us6000bd9u. Exact location of event, depth 28.57 km, -160.3694° West, 54.8789° North. Global time and date of event 28/07/20 / 2020-07-28 17:02:21 / July 28, 2020 @ 5:02 pm UTC/GMT. The temblor was picked up at 17:02:21 / 5:02 pm (local time epicenter).
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been ninety-nine, in the last 10 days one hundred and eighty-three, in the past 30 days one hundred and eighty-six and in the last 365 days two hundred and fourty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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