A minor earthquake magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, 74 km SSW of Kaktovik, Alaska (46 miles). Unique identifier: ak20111071. Ids that are associated to the event: ak20111071. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -144.4157 West, latitude 69.5232 North, depth = 0.3 km. The temblor was detected at 06:25:02 / 6:25 am (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 12/08/18 / 2018-08-12 15:25:02 / August 12, 2018 @ 3:25 pm. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 0.3 km (0 miles) below the earth’s surface.
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 three hundred and thirty-four, in the last 10 days three hundred and thirty-four, in the past 30 days three hundred and thirty-four and in the last 365 days three hundred and thirty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 74 km SSW of Kaktovik, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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