A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) has occurred on Thursday, 259 km ESE of Kodiak, Alaska (161 miles). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. The 2.9-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 15:34:56 / 3:34 pm (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak01979bpsmp, us70003wjh. Id of event: us70003wjh. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 07/06/19 / 2019-06-07 01:34:56 / June 7, 2019 @ 1:34 am. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -148.6902 West, latitude 56.6167 North, depth = 10 km.
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days twelve, in the past 30 days seventeen and in the last 365 days five hundred and seventy-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. 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.
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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. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 259 km ESE of Kodiak, Alaska.
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