A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) strikes 134 km E of Noatak, Alaska (83 miles) on Saturday. The epicenter was at a depth of 8.1 km (5 miles). Unique identifier: ak19867327. Ids that are associated to the event: ak19867327. Exact location of event, longitude -159.812 West, latitude 67.5817 North, depth = 8.1 km. The temblor was picked up at 02:29:52 / 2:29 am (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 14/07/18 / 2018-07-14 11:29:52 / July 14, 2018 @ 11:29 am.
Every 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 four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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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. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 134 km E of Noatak, Alaska.
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