A minor earthquake magnitude 3.5 (ml/mb) strikes 66 km SSW of Kaktovik, Alaska (41 miles) on Monday. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 0.9 km (1 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 13/08/18 / 2018-08-13 22:00:44 / August 13, 2018 @ 10:00 pm UTC/GMT. The temblor was reported at 13:00:44 / 1:00 pm (local time epicenter). Event id: ak20101940. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak20101940. Exact location of event, longitude -144.2241 West, latitude 69.5685 North, depth = 0.9 km.
There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one hundred and fifteen, in the last 10 days one hundred and eighty, in the past 30 days one hundred and eighty and in the last 365 days one hundred and eighty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 66 km SSW of Kaktovik, Alaska.
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