A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) has struck on Tuesday, 238 km SE of Chiniak, Alaska (148 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 23/06/20 / 2020-06-23 08:07:04 / June 23, 2020 @ 8:07 am. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 12 km (7 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was reported at 08:07:04 / 8:07 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 12 km, -149.7901° West, 55.9654° North. Unique identifier: ak02081juro2. Ids that are associated to the event: ak02081juro2.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days nine and in the last 365 days two hundred and ninety-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 238 km SE of Chiniak, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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