A minor earthquake with magnitude 3 (ml/mb) was reported 58 km SW of Kaktovik, Alaska (36 miles) on Sunday. All ids that are associated to the event: ak20093611. Unique identifier: ak20093611. The 3-magnitude earthquake was detected at 22:49:15 / 10:49 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 12.1 km (8 miles). Exact location of event, depth 12.1 km, -144.4722° West, 69.6941° North. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 13/08/18 / 2018-08-13 07:49:15 / August 13, 2018 @ 7:49 am.
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. In the past 24 hours, there have been one hundred and thirty, in the last 10 days one hundred and thirty, in the past 30 days one hundred and thirty and in the last 365 days one hundred and thirty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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