A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) was reported 110 km NNW of Arctic Village, Alaska (68 miles) on Thursday. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 2.8 km (2 miles) below the earth’s surface. Event id: ak20265251. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak20265251. The temblor was picked up at 02:58:49 / 2:58 am (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude -146.4451° West, latitude 69.0633° North, depth = 2.8 km. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 27/09/18 / 2018-09-27 11:58:49 / September 27, 2018 @ 11:58 am.
Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days twenty-seven, in the past 30 days ninety-three and in the last 365 days five hundred and twenty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 110 km NNW of Arctic Village, Alaska.
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