A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) strikes 77 km SW of Kaktovik, Alaska (48 miles) on Sunday. The epicenter was at a depth of 0 km (0 miles). The temblor was picked up at 07:23:29 / 7:23 am (local time epicenter). Event id: ak20261285. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak20261285. Global time and date of event 23/09/18 / 2018-09-23 16:23:29 / September 23, 2018 @ 4:23 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of event, depth 0 km, -144.7676° West, 69.5554° North.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days twenty, in the past 30 days ninety-eight and in the last 365 days five hundred and nineteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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