A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) strikes 43 km WSW of Noatak, Alaska (27 miles) on Saturday. Id of earthquake: ak16958026. Event ids that are associated: ak16958026. The epicenter was at a depth of 1.5 km (1 miles). Exact location of event, longitude -163.8782 West, latitude 67.395 North, depth = 1.5 km. Global time and date of event 30/09/17 / 2017-09-30 12:21:54 / September 30, 2017 @ 12:21 pm UTC/GMT. The temblor was picked up at 03:21:54 / 3:21 am (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days 0, in the past 30 days 0 and in the last 365 days two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. 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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