A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) strikes 60 km WNW of Anchor Point, Alaska (37 miles) on Saturday. Exact location of event, longitude -152.8348 West, latitude 59.9685 North, depth = 97.4 km. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 04/07/20 / 2020-07-04 18:36:35 / July 4, 2020 @ 6:36 pm. The 2.9-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 18:36:35 / 6:36 pm (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: ak0208jww56w. Ids that are associated to the event: ak0208jww56w. The epicenter was at a depth of 97.4 km (61 miles).
In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days seventy-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. 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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