A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, 77 km SW of Kaktovik, Alaska (48 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 13/08/18 / 2018-08-13 22:49:36 / August 13, 2018 @ 10:49 pm. The 3.3-magnitude earthquake was detected at 13:49:36 / 1:49 pm (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us1000g8l9. Id of event: us1000g8l9. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Exact location of earthquake, -144.9307° West, 69.5973° North, depth 10 km.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been three hundred, in the last 10 days four hundred and nineteen, in the past 30 days four hundred and nineteen and in the last 365 days four hundred and twenty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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