A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) has occurred on Saturday, 126 km NW of Arctic Village, Alaska (78 miles). Exact location, longitude -147.7664° West, latitude 68.9193° North, depth = 0 km. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 22/09/18 / 2018-09-22 16:00:58 / September 22, 2018 @ 4:00 pm. The temblor was reported at 07:00:58 / 7:00 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 0 km (0 miles). Unique identifier: ak20260807. Ids that are associated to the event: ak20260807.
Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world. 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 three, in the past 30 days twelve and in the last 365 days twenty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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