A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) strikes 66 km SSW of Kaktovik, Alaska (41 miles) on Monday. The epicenter was at a depth of 0.2 km (0 miles). The temblor was picked up at 11:43:34 / 11:43 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 13/08/18 / 2018-08-13 20:43:34 / August 13, 2018 @ 8:43 pm UTC/GMT. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak20101838. Id of event: ak20101838. Exact location of event, depth 0.2 km, -144.1921° West, 69.5674° North.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one hundred and thirty, in the last 10 days one hundred and seventy-five, in the past 30 days one hundred and seventy-five and in the last 365 days one hundred and seventy-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 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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