A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, 65 km SSW of Kaktovik, Alaska (40 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 12/08/18 / 2018-08-12 21:05:03 / August 12, 2018 @ 9:05 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -144.3358 West, latitude 69.5974 North, depth = 2.7 km. The temblor was detected at 12:05:03 / 12:05 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 2.7 km (2 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak20083470. Id of event: ak20083470.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one hundred and six, in the last 10 days one hundred and six, in the past 30 days one hundred and six and in the last 365 days one hundred and ten earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year.
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