A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) has occurred on Friday, 66 km SSW of Kaktovik, Alaska (41 miles). The temblor was picked up at 22:35:12 / 10:35 pm (local time epicenter). Event id: ak20254661. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak20254661. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 0 km (0 miles). Global time and date of event 15/09/18 / 2018-09-15 07:35:12 / September 15, 2018 @ 7:35 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, -144.2197° West, 69.5695° North, depth 0 km.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days twenty-four, in the past 30 days one hundred and eighty-two and in the last 365 days four hundred and ninety-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year.
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