A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) was reported 163 km SSE of Kotzebue, Alaska (101 miles) on Saturday. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak20266760. Id of event: ak20266760. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 29/09/18 / 2018-09-29 10:04:54 / September 29, 2018 @ 10:04 am. Exact location of event, longitude -161.7748 West, latitude 65.4698 North, depth = 0 km. The temblor was detected at 01:04:54 / 1:04 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 0 km (0 miles).
In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days 0, in the past 30 days 0 and in the last 365 days two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. 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.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. 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: 163 km SSE of Kotzebue, Alaska.
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