A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) was reported 19 kilometers (12 miles) from Point Possession in Alaska on Monday. Exact time and date of earthquake 01/06/20 / 2020-06-01 05:03:38 / June 1, 2020 @ 5:03 am UTC/GMT. The temblor was picked up at 05:03:38 / 5:03 am (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: ak0207147zrl. Unique identifier: ak0207147zrl. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 1.7 km (1 miles). Exact location of event, depth 1.7 km, -150.8961° West, 60.7828° North.
Event epicenter was 72 km (45 miles) from Anchorage (c. 291 800 pop), 46 km (29 miles) from Kalifornsky (c. 7 900 pop), 32 km (20 miles) from Kenai (c. 7 100 pop), 28 km (18 miles) from Sterling (c. 5 600 pop). Nearby country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Anchorage, Kalifornsky, Kenai (min 5000 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days ninety-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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