A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) has struck on Saturday, 61 km SSW of Kaktovik, Alaska (38 miles). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 7.2 km (4 miles). The temblor was detected at 12:14:25 / 12:14 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude -144.2078 West, latitude 69.6194 North, depth = 7.2 km. Event id: ak20204265. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak20204265. Global time and date of event 25/08/18 / 2018-08-25 21:14:25 / August 25, 2018 @ 9:14 pm UTC/GMT.
In the past 24 hours, there have been nine, in the last 10 days one hundred and seventeen, in the past 30 days four hundred and ten and in the last 365 days four hundred and fourteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity 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: 61 km SSW of Kaktovik, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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