A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.7 (ml/mb) was reported 57 km SSW of Kaktovik, Alaska (35 miles) on Monday. The temblor was reported at 07:01:26 / 7:01 am (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: ak20100230. Event ids that are associated: ak20100230. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 7.5 km (5 miles). Exact location of event, longitude -144.1848 West, latitude 69.6513 North, depth = 7.5 km. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 13/08/18 / 2018-08-13 16:01:26 / August 13, 2018 @ 4:01 pm.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one hundred and fifty-two, in the last 10 days one hundred and sixty-nine, in the past 30 days one hundred and sixty-nine and in the last 365 days one hundred and seventy-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 57 km SSW of Kaktovik, Alaska.
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