A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) was reported 101 km S of Tok, Alaska (63 miles) on Sunday. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 0 km (0 miles). Exact location of event, depth 0 km, -143.1072° West, 62.426° North. Id of earthquake: ak20084608. Event ids that are associated: ak20084608. The 2.9-magnitude earthquake was detected at 12:46:00 / 12:46 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 12/08/18 / 2018-08-12 21:46:00 / August 12, 2018 @ 9:46 pm.
There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. 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 four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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