A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) was reported 140 km SE of False Pass, Alaska (87 miles) on Saturday. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 02/06/19 / 2019-06-02 01:25:22 / June 2, 2019 @ 1:25 am. Exact location of earthquake, -161.9457° West, 53.9215° North, depth 10 km. Id of earthquake: us600043vi. Event ids that are associated: ak019711yy85, us600043vi. The 2.9-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 14:25:22 / 2:25 pm (local time epicenter).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days eight and in the last 365 days ninety-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 140 km SE of False Pass, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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