A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) was reported 111 km NNW of Arctic Village, Alaska (69 miles) on Saturday. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 1.8 km (1 miles). Event id: ak20280415. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak20280415. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 13/10/18 / 2018-10-13 21:31:28 / October 13, 2018 @ 9:31 pm. Exact location of event, longitude -146.4157 West, latitude 69.0785 North, depth = 1.8 km. The temblor was detected at 12:31:28 / 12:31 pm (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been four, in the last 10 days twenty-one, in the past 30 days sixty-six and in the last 365 days five hundred and sixty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage 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: 111 km NNW of Arctic Village, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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