A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) has occurred on Thursday, 110 km NNW of Arctic Village, Alaska (68 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 27/09/18 / 2018-09-27 10:49:15 / September 27, 2018 @ 10:49 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of event, longitude -146.4493 West, latitude 69.057 North, depth = 0 km. The temblor was detected at 01:49:15 / 1:49 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 0 km (0 miles) below the earth’s surface. All ids that are associated to the event: ak20265184. Unique identifier: ak20265184.
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 twenty-five, in the past 30 days ninety-two and in the last 365 days five hundred and twenty-four 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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