A minor earthquake magnitude 3.5 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, 65 km SSW of Kaktovik, Alaska (40 miles). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 1.2 km (1 miles) below the earth’s surface. Id of earthquake: ak20085897. Event ids that are associated: ak20085897. The temblor was reported at 14:02:27 / 2:02 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude -144.2473° West, latitude 69.5884° North, depth = 1.2 km. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 12/08/18 / 2018-08-12 23:02:27 / August 12, 2018 @ 11:02 pm.
In the past 24 hours, there have been sixty-four, in the last 10 days sixty-four, in the past 30 days sixty-four and in the last 365 days sixty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 65 km SSW of Kaktovik, Alaska.
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