A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, 51 km S of Sand Point, Alaska (32 miles). The 2.8-magnitude earthquake was detected at 06:00:35 / 6:00 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, -160.3529° West, 54.8839° North, depth 24 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 24 km (15 miles) below the earth’s surface. Event id: ak020a8wf2hm. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak020a8wf2hm. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 10/08/20 / 2020-08-10 06:00:35 / August 10, 2020 @ 6:00 am.
Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been thirty-one, in the last 10 days sixty-seven, in the past 30 days one hundred and eighty-nine and in the last 365 days two hundred and fourty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 51 km S of Sand Point, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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