A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) was detected on Friday, 83 km WNW of Arctic Village, Alaska (52 miles). The 2.8-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 13:39:52 / 1:39 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 21/09/18 / 2018-09-21 22:39:52 / September 21, 2018 @ 10:39 pm. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 0 km (0 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of event, depth 0 km, -147.2782° West, 68.5181° North. All ids that are associated to the event: ak20260358. Unique identifier: ak20260358.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days twelve and in the last 365 days twenty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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