A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, 199 km S of Unalaska, Alaska (124 miles). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 97.1 km (60 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 06/07/20 / 2020-07-06 14:45:24 / July 6, 2020 @ 2:45 pm. Exact location of event, longitude -166.1244 West, latitude 52.1009 North, depth = 97.1 km. All ids that are associated to the event: ak0208n5mmbi. Unique identifier: ak0208n5mmbi. The 2.9-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 14:45:24 / 2:45 pm (local time epicenter).
There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days twenty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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