A minor earthquake magnitude 3.6 (ml/mb) strikes 68 km SSW of Kaktovik, Alaska (42 miles) on Sunday. Exact location of earthquake, -144.2193° West, 69.5516° North, depth 0 km. Global time and date of event 13/08/18 / 2018-08-13 00:39:01 / August 13, 2018 @ 12:39 am UTC/GMT. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 0 km (0 miles) below the earth’s surface. All ids that are associated to the event: ak20087296, us1000g7jm. Unique identifier: ak20087296. The temblor was picked up at 15:39:01 / 3:39 pm (local time epicenter).
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been eighty-one, in the last 10 days eighty-one, in the past 30 days eighty-one and in the last 365 days eighty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 68 km SSW of Kaktovik, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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