A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) has occurred on Thursday, 67 km SW of Kaktovik, Alaska (42 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: ak20361593. Unique identifier: ak20361593. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 15/11/18 / 2018-11-15 13:11:56 / November 15, 2018 @ 1:11 pm. Exact location of earthquake, -144.6288° West, 69.6407° North, depth 8.2 km. The temblor was detected at 04:11:56 / 4:11 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 8.2 km (5 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days ten, in the past 30 days fourty-six and in the last 365 days six hundred and six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes 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: 67 km SW of Kaktovik, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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