A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) was reported 245 km SE of Chiniak, Alaska (152 miles) on Wednesday. The 2.9-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 12:35:52 / 12:35 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -149.3137 West, latitude 56.1197 North, depth = 10 km. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 03/06/20 / 2020-06-03 12:35:52 / June 3, 2020 @ 12:35 pm. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Unique identifier: ak02074jnln9. Ids that are associated to the event: ak02074jnln9.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days eight and in the last 365 days three hundred and twelve earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year.
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