A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) has occurred on Tuesday, 91 km N of Arctic Village, Alaska (57 miles). Unique identifier: ak02046s8igs. Ids that are associated to the event: ak02046s8igs. Exact location of event, longitude -145.6047 West, latitude 68.9432 North, depth = 16.6 km. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 31/03/20 / 2020-03-31 17:35:24 / March 31, 2020 @ 5:35 pm. The 2.9-magnitude earthquake was detected at 08:35:24 / 8:35 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 16.6 km (10 miles) below the earth’s surface.
In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days one hundred earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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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: 91 km N of Arctic Village, Alaska.
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