A minor earthquake magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) has struck on Monday, 73 km SW of Kaktovik, Alaska (45 miles). The 3.1-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 04:01:12 / 4:01 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, -145.1142° West, 69.712° North, depth 5 km. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak20097558, us1000g7ym. Id of event: us1000g7ym. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 5 km (3 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact time and date of earthquake 13/08/18 / 2018-08-13 13:01:12 / August 13, 2018 @ 1:01 pm UTC/GMT.
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 seventy, in the last 10 days three hundred and seventy-one, in the past 30 days three hundred and seventy-one and in the last 365 days three hundred and seventy-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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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, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 73 km SW of Kaktovik, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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