A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, 112 km NNW of Arctic Village, Alaska (70 miles). The epicenter was at a depth of 0 km (0 miles). The temblor was picked up at 16:09:59 / 4:09 pm (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 18/10/18 / 2018-10-18 01:09:59 / October 18, 2018 @ 1:09 am. Event id: ak20286249. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak20286249. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -146.4362 West, latitude 69.0788 North, depth = 0 km.
In the past 24 hours, there have been five, in the last 10 days twenty-three, in the past 30 days seventy-two and in the last 365 days five hundred and eighty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred 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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