A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) has occurred on Monday, 70 km SSW of Kaktovik, Alaska (43 miles). The temblor was picked up at 20:25:22 / 8:25 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude -144.2248° West, latitude 69.5327° North, depth = 0.3 km. Exact time and date of earthquake 11/09/18 / 2018-09-11 05:25:22 / September 11, 2018 @ 5:25 am UTC/GMT. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 0.3 km (0 miles). Unique identifier: ak20251106. Ids that are associated to the event: ak20251106.
In the past 24 hours, there have been seven, in the last 10 days fourty, in the past 30 days four hundred and eighty-nine and in the last 365 days four hundred and ninety-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 70 km SSW of Kaktovik, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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