A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) was detected on Wednesday, 206 km SE of Chiniak, Alaska (128 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -149.6563 West, latitude 56.4291 North, depth = 10 km. The temblor was picked up at 18:35:57 / 6:35 pm (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 03/06/20 / 2020-06-03 18:35:57 / June 3, 2020 @ 6:35 pm UTC/GMT. Event id: ak02074n8805. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak02074n8805. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles).
Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. 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 nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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