A minor earthquake with magnitude 3 (ml/mb) was reported 61 km SSW of Kaktovik, Alaska (38 miles) on Monday. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10.9 km (7 miles) below the earth’s surface. Unique identifier: ak20100237. Ids that are associated to the event: ak20100237. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -144.1899 West, latitude 69.619 North, depth = 10.9 km. The temblor was reported at 07:07:55 / 7:07 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 13/08/18 / 2018-08-13 16:07:55 / August 13, 2018 @ 4:07 pm UTC/GMT.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one hundred and fifty-three, in the last 10 days one hundred and seventy-one, in the past 30 days one hundred and seventy-one and in the last 365 days one hundred and seventy-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year.
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