A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) has occurred on Friday, 75 km SW of Kaktovik, Alaska (47 miles). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 0 km (0 miles). The 2.8-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 01:55:30 / 1:55 am (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 07/09/18 / 2018-09-07 10:55:30 / September 7, 2018 @ 10:55 am. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak20245511. Id of event: ak20245511. Exact location of event, longitude -144.7424 West, latitude 69.5714 North, depth = 0 km.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days fourty-five, in the past 30 days four hundred and seventy-eight and in the last 365 days four hundred and eighty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 75 km SW of Kaktovik, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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