A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) was reported 27 kilometers (17 miles) from North Nenana in Alaska on Friday. Exact time and date of earthquake 18/05/18 / 2018-05-18 10:01:18 / May 18, 2018 @ 10:01 am UTC/GMT. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak19636491. Id of event: ak19636491. The 2.8-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 01:01:18 / 1:01 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 15 km (9 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -148.594 West, latitude 64.4863 North, depth = 15 km.
Earthquake epicenter was 57 km (36 miles) from Fairbanks (c. 31 500 pop), 61 km (38 miles) from Badger (c. 19 500 pop), 56 km (35 miles) from College (c. 13 000 pop). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Badger, Fairbanks, College. Nearby country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop).
Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world. 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 fourteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 27 km ESE of North Nenana, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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