A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) has struck on Saturday, 97 km NNW of Arctic Village, Alaska (60 miles). Id of earthquake: ak20239112. Event ids that are associated: ak20239112. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 01/09/18 / 2018-09-01 13:08:17 / September 1, 2018 @ 1:08 pm. The temblor was detected at 04:08:17 / 4:08 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude -146.6533 West, latitude 68.8976 North, depth = 2.7 km. The epicenter was at a depth of 2.7 km (2 miles).
There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days twenty-three, in the past 30 days two hundred and one and in the last 365 days two hundred and five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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