A minor earthquake magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) has occurred on Sunday, 60 km SSW of Kaktovik, Alaska (37 miles). Exact location of earthquake, -144.2169° West, 69.6323° North, depth 0 km. All ids that are associated to the event: ak20083432. Unique identifier: ak20083432. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 12/08/18 / 2018-08-12 21:00:44 / August 12, 2018 @ 9:00 pm. The temblor was reported at 12:00:44 / 12:00 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 0 km (0 miles).
In the past 24 hours, there have been fourty-six, in the last 10 days fourty-six, in the past 30 days fourty-six and in the last 365 days fifty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world.
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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. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, that has occurred near: 60 km SSW of Kaktovik, Alaska.
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