A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) was detected on Sunday, 81 km NNW of Arctic Village, Alaska (50 miles). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 0 km (0 miles). Unique identifier: ak019akjn7le. Ids that are associated to the event: ak019akjn7le. The temblor was reported at 01:14:24 / 1:14 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, -146.2234° West, 68.8091° North, depth 0 km. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 18/08/19 / 2019-08-18 10:14:24 / August 18, 2019 @ 10:14 am.
Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days seven and in the last 365 days two hundred and sixty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity 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: 81 km NNW of Arctic Village, Alaska.
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