A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) was reported 129 km NNW of Arctic Village, Alaska (80 miles) on Wednesday. Global time and date of event 22/08/18 / 2018-08-22 12:30:05 / August 22, 2018 @ 12:30 pm UTC/GMT. Unique identifier: ak20144184. Ids that are associated to the event: ak20144184. The temblor was detected at 03:30:05 / 3:30 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 5.2 km (3 miles). Exact location, longitude -147.1989° West, latitude 69.1151° North, depth = 5.2 km.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been six, in the last 10 days one hundred and thirty-four, in the past 30 days one hundred and thirty-nine and in the last 365 days one hundred and fourty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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