A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) was reported 89 km NW of Arctic Village, Alaska (55 miles) on Saturday. Global time and date of event 12/08/18 / 2018-08-12 05:04:16 / August 12, 2018 @ 5:04 am UTC/GMT. Exact location, longitude -147.2936° West, latitude 68.6042° North, depth = 0 km. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 0 km (0 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was reported at 20:04:16 / 8:04 pm (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: ak20073341. Unique identifier: ak20073341.
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 89 km NW of Arctic Village, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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