A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.5 (ml/mb) was reported northern Alaska (0 miles) on Sunday. The temblor was reported at 22:02:21 / 10:02 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -144.3993 West, latitude 69.5165 North, depth = 2.2 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 2.2 km (1 miles) below the earth’s surface. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 12/08/18 / 2018-08-12 22:02:21 / August 12, 2018 @ 10:02 pm. Event id: ak20111232. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak20111232.
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been three hundred and thirty, in the last 10 days three hundred and thirty, in the past 30 days three hundred and thirty and in the last 365 days three hundred and thirty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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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. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: northern Alaska.
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