A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) has occurred on Saturday, 69 km SSW of Kaktovik, Alaska (43 miles). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 1.1 km (1 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 22/09/18 / 2018-09-22 19:41:35 / September 22, 2018 @ 7:41 pm. Event id: ak20260883. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak20260883. Exact location of earthquake, -144.3442° West, 69.5626° North, depth 1.1 km. The 2.8-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 10:41:35 / 10:41 am (local time epicenter).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days nineteen, in the past 30 days ninety-nine and in the last 365 days five hundred and fourteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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