A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) was detected on Sunday, 27 km ENE of Noatak, Alaska (17 miles). Unique identifier: ak18683789. Ids that are associated to the event: ak18683789. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. The 2.8-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 13:54:16 / 1:54 pm (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 11/03/18 / 2018-03-11 22:54:16 / March 11, 2018 @ 10:54 pm. Exact location, longitude -162.3781° West, latitude 67.6697° North, depth = 10 km.
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 one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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