A minor earthquake with magnitude 3 (ml/mb) was reported 74 km SSW of Kaktovik, Alaska (46 miles) on Sunday. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak01971f04vx. Id of event: ak01971f04vx. The temblor was reported at 14:14:32 / 2:14 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 6.8 km (4 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 02/06/19 / 2019-06-02 23:14:32 / June 2, 2019 @ 11:14 pm. Exact location of earthquake, -144.632° West, 69.5622° North, depth 6.8 km.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days seven hundred and eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 74 km SSW of Kaktovik, Alaska.
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