A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) has struck on Monday, 87 km S of Perryville, Alaska (54 miles). The 2.9-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 13:01:32 / 1:01 pm (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak020a90lb52. Id of event: ak020a90lb52. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 10/08/20 / 2020-08-10 13:01:32 / August 10, 2020 @ 1:01 pm. Exact location of event, longitude -159.1576 West, latitude 55.125 North, depth = 16.6 km. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 16.6 km (10 miles).
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been twenty-seven, in the last 10 days fourty-seven, in the past 30 days one hundred and ninety-five and in the last 365 days two hundred and thirty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 87 km S of Perryville, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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