A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) was reported northern Alaska (0 miles) on Sunday. Exact location of event, longitude -144.1216 West, latitude 69.4586 North, depth = 2.4 km. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 12/08/18 / 2018-08-12 22:24:27 / August 12, 2018 @ 10:24 pm. The temblor was reported at 22:24:27 / 10:24 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 2.4 km (1 miles) below the earth’s surface. Event id: ak20084870. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak20084870.
In the past 24 hours, there have been three hundred and thirty-five, in the last 10 days three hundred and thirty-five, in the past 30 days three hundred and thirty-five and in the last 365 days three hundred and thirty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year.
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