A minor earthquake magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, 131 km NW of Arctic Village, Alaska (81 miles). Unique identifier: ak019bprge40. Ids that are associated to the event: ak019bprge40. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 0 km (0 miles). Exact location, longitude -147.835° West, latitude 68.9526° North, depth = 0 km. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 12/09/19 / 2019-09-12 02:37:45 / September 12, 2019 @ 2:37 am. The temblor was reported at 17:37:45 / 5:37 pm (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been four, in the last 10 days eight, in the past 30 days ten and in the last 365 days seventy earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. 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: 131 km NW of Arctic Village, Alaska.
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