A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) has occurred on Monday, 69 km SSW of Kaktovik, Alaska (43 miles). The temblor was detected at 13:58:32 / 1:58 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, -144.3497° West, 69.5603° North, depth 0 km. Exact time and date of earthquake 24/09/18 / 2018-09-24 22:58:32 / September 24, 2018 @ 10:58 pm UTC/GMT. Event id: ak20262677. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak20262677. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 0 km (0 miles).
There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days nineteen, in the past 30 days ninety and in the last 365 days five hundred and eighteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 69 km SSW of Kaktovik, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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