A minor earthquake magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) strikes 98 km ENE of Kotzebue, Alaska (61 miles) on Friday. The temblor was reported at 00:41:56 / 12:41 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, -160.4942° West, 67.2288° North, depth 15 km. Global time and date of event 16/03/18 / 2018-03-16 09:41:56 / March 16, 2018 @ 9:41 am UTC/GMT. The epicenter was at a depth of 15 km (9 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak18700023. Id of event: ak18700023.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported 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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