A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) was reported 112 km NNE of Arctic Village, Alaska (70 miles) on Saturday. The epicenter was at a depth of 0 km (0 miles). Exact location of event, longitude -144.476 West, latitude 69.0586 North, depth = 0 km. Exact time and date of earthquake 08/03/20 / 2020-03-08 07:34:33 / March 8, 2020 @ 7:34 am UTC/GMT. The 2.8-magnitude earthquake was detected at 22:34:33 / 10:34 pm (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: ak02034kx0vl. Event ids that are associated: ak02034kx0vl.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days ninety-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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