A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, 71 km S of Kaktovik, Alaska (44 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 05/07/20 / 2020-07-05 12:16:18 / July 5, 2020 @ 12:16 pm. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 0 km (0 miles). Exact location of earthquake, -143.7396° West, 69.4954° North, depth 0 km. The 2.8-magnitude earthquake was detected at 12:16:18 / 12:16 pm (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: ak0208lgqkci. Event ids that are associated: ak0208lgqkci.
In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days 0, in the past 30 days eight and in the last 365 days sixty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world each year.
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