A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) strikes 58 km SE of Tanaga Volcano, Alaska (36 miles) on Saturday. The 2.9-magnitude earthquake was detected at 09:14:59 / 9:14 am (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: ak19772976. Ids that are associated to the event: ak19772976. Exact location, longitude -177.5146° West, latitude 51.5269° North, depth = 56.1 km. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 56.1 km (35 miles) below the earth’s surface. Global time and date of event 16/06/18 / 2018-06-16 19:14:59 / June 16, 2018 @ 7:14 pm UTC/GMT.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days two hundred and thirteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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