A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) has struck on Thursday, Southern Alaska (0 miles). Exact location of event, longitude -153.0416 West, latitude 59.9548 North, depth = 99.3 km. The temblor was detected at 13:16:33 / 1:16 pm (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 06/12/18 / 2018-12-06 13:16:33 / December 6, 2018 @ 1:16 pm UTC/GMT. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 99.3 km (62 miles). Id of earthquake: ak20450756. Event ids that are associated: ak20450756.
There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. 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 sixty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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