A minor earthquake magnitude 3.6 (ml/mb) has occurred on Monday, 56 km SSW of Kaktovik, Alaska (35 miles). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 9.6 km (6 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak20101917. Id of event: ak20101917. Exact location of earthquake, -144.2127° West, 69.6711° North, depth 9.6 km. The temblor was picked up at 12:50:42 / 12:50 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 13/08/18 / 2018-08-13 21:50:42 / August 13, 2018 @ 9:50 pm.
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. 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 eighteen, 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 has occurred nearby.
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