A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) was reported 82 km SSW of Kaktovik, Alaska (51 miles) on Sunday. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 21/06/20 / 2020-06-21 08:08:52 / June 21, 2020 @ 8:08 am. The 2.9-magnitude earthquake was detected at 08:08:52 / 8:08 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 0 km, -144.0521° West, 69.408° North. The epicenter was at a depth of 0 km (0 miles). Unique identifier: ak0207y8sc1w. Ids that are associated to the event: ak0207y8sc1w.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days nine and in the last 365 days ninety-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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