A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) was detected on Thursday, Southern Alaska (0 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak20453077. Id of event: ak20453077. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 164.2 km (102 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact time and date of earthquake 06/12/18 / 2018-12-06 21:01:19 / December 6, 2018 @ 9:01 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location, longitude -153.6123° West, latitude 59.945° North, depth = 164.2 km. The 2.9-magnitude earthquake was detected at 21:01:19 / 9:01 pm (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days fifty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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