A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) was detected on Wednesday, 224 km SE of Chiniak, Alaska (139 miles). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 21.45 km (13 miles). Exact location, longitude -149.7895° West, latitude 56.131° North, depth = 21.45 km. Id of earthquake: us7000aajl. Event ids that are associated: ak02083fxuk1, us7000aajl. The temblor was reported at 22:42:20 / 10:42 pm (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 24/06/20 / 2020-06-24 22:42:20 / June 24, 2020 @ 10:42 pm.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days eight and in the last 365 days two hundred and ninety-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Each 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.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 224 km SE of Chiniak, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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