A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) strikes 113 km WNW of Arctic Village, Alaska (70 miles) on Thursday. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 13/02/20 / 2020-02-13 22:40:54 / February 13, 2020 @ 10:40 pm. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 0 km (0 miles). Event id: ak020214zhuu. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak020214zhuu. Exact location of event, longitude -148.0239 West, latitude 68.5565 North, depth = 0 km. The temblor was detected at 13:40:54 / 1:40 pm (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days thirty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage 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: 113 km WNW of Arctic Village, Alaska.
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