A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) was detected on Wednesday, 101 km NW of Arctic Village, Alaska (63 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 19/10/17 / 2017-10-19 06:05:58 / October 19, 2017 @ 6:05 am UTC/GMT. Unique identifier: ak17082974. Ids that are associated to the event: ak17082974. The 2.8-magnitude earthquake was detected at 21:05:58 / 9:05 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, -147.4941° West, 68.6837° North, depth 0.1 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 0.1 km (0 miles).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. 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 three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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