A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) has occurred on Thursday, northern Alaska (0 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 18/10/18 / 2018-10-18 04:13:51 / October 18, 2018 @ 4:13 am UTC/GMT. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 5 km (3 miles). The 2.8-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 04:13:51 / 4:13 am (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: ak20290095. Event ids that are associated: ak20290095. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -146.289 West, latitude 69.0408 North, depth = 5 km.
Every year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been eighteen, in the last 10 days thirty-eight, in the past 30 days eighty-seven and in the last 365 days five hundred and ninety-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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