A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) was detected on Tuesday, 123 km NW of Arctic Village, Alaska (76 miles). Unique identifier: ak20258421. Ids that are associated to the event: ak20258421. The temblor was detected at 22:03:36 / 10:03 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude -147.7565 West, latitude 68.8787 North, depth = 0 km. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 0 km (0 miles) below the earth’s surface. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 19/09/18 / 2018-09-19 07:03:36 / September 19, 2018 @ 7:03 am.
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 has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year.
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