A minor earthquake magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) has struck on Friday, 76 km SSW of Kaktovik, Alaska (47 miles). The 3.2-magnitude earthquake was detected at 08:41:37 / 8:41 am (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: ak20108779. Event ids that are associated: ak20108779. Exact location of earthquake, -144.3785° West, 69.4993° North, depth 2.4 km. Global time and date of event 17/08/18 / 2018-08-17 17:41:37 / August 17, 2018 @ 5:41 pm UTC/GMT. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 2.4 km (1 miles).
Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been sixteen, in the last 10 days two hundred and sixty-four, in the past 30 days two hundred and sixty-four and in the last 365 days two hundred and sixty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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