A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.7 (ml/mb) was reported 77 km SW of Kaktovik, Alaska (48 miles) on Tuesday. Exact location of event, depth 0 km, -145.0055° West, 69.6295° North. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 21/08/18 / 2018-08-21 23:34:32 / August 21, 2018 @ 11:34 pm. The temblor was detected at 14:34:32 / 2:34 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 0 km (0 miles) below the earth’s surface. Id of earthquake: ak20136569. Event ids that are associated: ak20136569.
In the past 24 hours, there have been thirteen, in the last 10 days three hundred and seventy-two, in the past 30 days three hundred and seventy-three and in the last 365 days three hundred and seventy-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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