A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) has struck on Friday, northern Alaska (0 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 07/09/18 / 2018-09-07 13:01:24 / September 7, 2018 @ 1:01 pm. Id of earthquake: ak20245598. Event ids that are associated: ak20245598. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 0.4 km (0 miles). Exact location of event, longitude -144.2147 West, latitude 69.6279 North, depth = 0.4 km. The temblor was reported at 13:01:24 / 1:01 pm (local time epicenter).
There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days fourty-two, in the past 30 days four hundred and seventy-five and in the last 365 days four hundred and seventy-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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