A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) has occurred on Sunday, 27 km NNW of Noatak, Alaska (17 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -163.256 West, latitude 67.7898 North, depth = 0 km. The temblor was picked up at 17:46:43 / 5:46 pm (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 13/08/18 / 2018-08-13 02:46:43 / August 13, 2018 @ 2:46 am UTC/GMT. All ids that are associated to the event: ak20088623. Unique identifier: ak20088623. The epicenter was at a depth of 0 km (0 miles).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 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 0 earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 27 km NNW of Noatak, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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