A minor earthquake magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, 237 km SE of Chiniak, Alaska (147 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: ak02074jnln9, us6000a90c. Unique identifier: us6000a90c. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 03/06/20 / 2020-06-03 12:35:47 / June 3, 2020 @ 12:35 pm. Exact location, longitude -149.3193° West, latitude 56.2199° North, depth = 10 km. The temblor was detected at 12:35:47 / 12:35 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles).
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. In the past 24 hours, there have been ten, in the last 10 days twelve, in the past 30 days eighteen and in the last 365 days three hundred and twenty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 237 km SE of Chiniak, Alaska.
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