A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) was detected on Saturday, 121 km S of Kotzebue, Alaska (75 miles). The 3.1-magnitude earthquake was detected at 19:34:23 / 7:34 pm (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: ak19480515. Unique identifier: ak19480515. Global time and date of event 13/05/18 / 2018-05-13 04:34:23 / May 13, 2018 @ 4:34 am UTC/GMT. Exact location, longitude -162.8319° West, latitude 65.8106° North, depth = 0 km. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 0 km (0 miles).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. 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 have been detected in the same area. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 121 km S of Kotzebue, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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