A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) has struck on Tuesday, 135 km NW of Arctic Village, Alaska (84 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: ak20258364. Unique identifier: ak20258364. Exact location, longitude -148.2771° West, latitude 68.8003° North, depth = 0 km. The temblor was picked up at 18:50:41 / 6:50 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 0 km (0 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 19/09/18 / 2018-09-19 03:50:41 / September 19, 2018 @ 3:50 am.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days eight, in the past 30 days fourteen and in the last 365 days twenty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year.
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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. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 135 km NW of Arctic Village, Alaska.
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