A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) has occurred on Tuesday, 67 km NNW of Valdez, Alaska (42 miles). Unique identifier: ak20258295. Ids that are associated to the event: ak20258295. The temblor was reported at 16:24:12 / 4:24 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -146.6332 West, latitude 61.7245 North, depth = 9.3 km. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 19/09/18 / 2018-09-19 01:24:12 / September 19, 2018 @ 1:24 am. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 9.3 km (6 miles).
Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days twenty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 67 km NNW of Valdez, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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