A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) was reported northern Alaska (0 miles) on Sunday. All ids that are associated to the event: ak20111086. Unique identifier: ak20111086. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 12/08/18 / 2018-08-12 16:01:18 / August 12, 2018 @ 4:01 pm. The epicenter was at a depth of 0.8 km (0 miles). Exact location of event, depth 0.8 km, -144.6593° West, 69.5181° North. The 2.8-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 16:01:18 / 4:01 pm (local time epicenter).
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 three hundred and thirty-seven, in the last 10 days three hundred and thirty-seven, in the past 30 days three hundred and thirty-seven and in the last 365 days three hundred and fourty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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