A minor earthquake magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) strikes 60 km SSW of Kaktovik, Alaska (37 miles) on Sunday. Exact time and date of earthquake 12/08/18 / 2018-08-12 20:05:06 / August 12, 2018 @ 8:05 pm UTC/GMT. The temblor was reported at 11:05:06 / 11:05 am (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: ak20082348. Unique identifier: ak20082348. Exact location, longitude -144.2963° West, latitude 69.6383° North, depth = 9.4 km. The epicenter was at a depth of 9.4 km (6 miles).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been thirty-eight, in the last 10 days thirty-eight, in the past 30 days thirty-eight and in the last 365 days fourty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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