A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) was reported 106 km NW of Arctic Village, Alaska (66 miles) on Tuesday. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 28/08/18 / 2018-08-28 11:01:33 / August 28, 2018 @ 11:01 am. The temblor was detected at 02:01:33 / 2:01 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 0 km (0 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: ak20237011. Unique identifier: ak20237011. Exact location of event, depth 0 km, -147.534° West, 68.7385° North.
There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days nine and in the last 365 days ten earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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