A minor earthquake magnitude 3.5 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, northern Alaska (0 miles). Unique identifier: ak20078002. Ids that are associated to the event: ak20078002. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 5.5 km (3 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 12/08/18 / 2018-08-12 16:06:41 / August 12, 2018 @ 4:06 pm. The temblor was reported at 16:06:41 / 4:06 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, -144.6566° West, 69.5399° North, depth 5.5 km.
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been two hundred and eighty-two, in the last 10 days two hundred and eighty-two, in the past 30 days two hundred and eighty-two and in the last 365 days two hundred and eighty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world.
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