A minor earthquake magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, 61 km SSW of Kaktovik, Alaska (38 miles). The 3.2-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 12:45:26 / 12:45 pm (local time epicenter). Event id: ak20105455. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak20105455. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 5.9 km (4 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 15/08/18 / 2018-08-15 21:45:26 / August 15, 2018 @ 9:45 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of event, depth 5.9 km, -144.14° West, 69.6117° North.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been twenty-three, in the last 10 days two hundred and thirty-six, in the past 30 days two hundred and thirty-six and in the last 365 days two hundred and fourty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world.
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