A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) has occurred on Sunday, 66 km SSW of Kaktovik, Alaska (41 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -144.0725 West, latitude 69.5523 North, depth = 0 km. Id of earthquake: ak20116413. Event ids that are associated: ak20116413. The temblor was detected at 09:36:04 / 9:36 am (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 19/08/18 / 2018-08-19 18:36:04 / August 19, 2018 @ 6:36 pm. The epicenter was at a depth of 0 km (0 miles).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been twelve, in the last 10 days three hundred and fourty-two, in the past 30 days three hundred and fourty-two and in the last 365 days three hundred and fourty-six 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: 66 km SSW of Kaktovik, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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