A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) was detected on Saturday, 73 km WNW of Yakutat, Alaska (45 miles). Exact location of event, longitude -140.9629 West, latitude 59.7682 North, depth = 5.2 km. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 5.2 km (3 miles) below the earth’s surface. Id of earthquake: ak0197ydnlhg. Event ids that are associated: ak0197ydnlhg. The 2.9-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 07:26:22 / 7:26 am (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 22/06/19 / 2019-06-22 16:26:22 / June 22, 2019 @ 4:26 pm.
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 0, in the past 30 days 0 and in the last 365 days twelve earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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