A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) was detected on Sunday, northern Alaska (0 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: ak20111261. Unique identifier: ak20111261. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 12/08/18 / 2018-08-12 23:03:40 / August 12, 2018 @ 11:03 pm. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 1 km (1 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of event, longitude -144.3503 West, latitude 69.4894 North, depth = 1 km. The temblor was picked up at 23:03:40 / 11:03 pm (local time epicenter).
There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been three hundred and thirty-one, in the last 10 days three hundred and thirty-one, in the past 30 days three hundred and thirty-one and in the last 365 days three hundred and thirty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: northern Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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